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Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.0 4,680 reviews

                             

54% Approve of the CEO

AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall L. Stephenson

Randall L. Stephenson

(2,085 ratings)

52% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "The pay and benefits are pretty good for a job you can walk into from high school"
    in 229 reviews
  • "Work life balance is fantastic - they never interfere in my free time"
    in 123 reviews
Cons:
  • "Management is out of touch with creating any semblance of work/life balance for the employees"
    in 170 reviews
  • "Upper management will throw store management under the bus to look good to RSC's"
    in 227 reviews
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Good place to work

District Sales Manager (Former Employee)
Boston, MA

I worked at AT&T full-time for more than a year

ProsStrong Culture and unlimited income

ConsMust hit objectives or you may be put on a plan

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great company to work for

AT&T Retail Sales Consultant (Former Employee)
Opelousas, LA

I worked at AT&T full-time for more than 5 years

ProsCommission is really good,good benefits .always getting challenged

ConsCommisions plan changes a lot

Advice to Senior ManagementActually I loved my managers..great people...worked hard

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Opportunity for growth

Assistant Store Manager (Current Employee)
Jefferson City, MO

I have been working at AT&T full-time for more than 3 years

ProsI worked Retail and was able to make about $50,000 per year which is unheard of in retail sales. It is demanding but very rewarding. I was able to promote within a years time.

ConsThe hours of operation are very difficult especially if you have a family.

Advice to Senior ManagementWork Life balance

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Excellent place to work.

Senior Technical Architect (Current Employee)
Saint Louis, MO

I have been working at AT&T full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat benefits. Good pay. Excellent work environment with opportunities for online education. High tech environment with a highly intelligent staff.

ConsLack of promotion opportunities. Sometimes hard to transfer to other jobs. Always in danger of being outsourced. May need to work on off-shifts.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great company to work for

Retail Sales Consultant (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at AT&T full-time for more than 3 years

ProsPay, benefits, and coworkers are great. Schedules are pretty flexible.

ConsRetail sales setting is not for everyone and it can be challenging and sometimes stressful, as most sales positions are.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at AT&T full-time for more than a year

ProsChallenging projects with decent compensation

ConsLong hours and questionable workl/life balance

Advice to Senior Managementwatch the hours employees log and correct as needed

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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All good but the management

Lead Network Engineering Manager (Former Employee)
Schaumburg, IL

I worked at AT&T full-time for more than 10 years

ProsLed account delivery team for large client for several years. Was given complete autonomy with client for delivery. Teamed with some excellent engineers. Acquired excellent knowledge about business and technology.

ConsUnsupportive management (wrong manager = bad times). Worked around the clock at times for multiple days with little support. Rigid policies. Haphazard policies.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good company to work

Team Lead (Former Employee)
Richardson, TX

I worked at AT&T as a contractor for more than 3 years

ProsGood technology work. technical managers and big team experience makes you happy.
Application is big and lots of interrelated and external system dependency makes you aware of telecom domain in depth.

Conswork pressure. Overlapped projects. and not well managed projects

Advice to Senior ManagementProject management is not so good ..

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good experience, but constant prodding to do better.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at AT&T for more than 5 years

ProsVery good pay and benefits.

ConsStress! You can never to enough! Sales goals and more goals!

Advice to Senior ManagementGet real! Be a little more empathetic with your employees! Don't constantly threaten!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Multi faceted company to work for.

National Position (Former Employee)

I worked at AT&T full-time for more than 10 years

ProsLarge corporation that has multiple opportunities. Good benefit packages.

ConsLimited positions in most areas, that are not sales driven.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeeping your focus first on customers, then your internal customers.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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