American Apparel
2.9 of 5 206 reviews
www.americanapparel.net Los Angeles, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great, only if you want to expand your wardrobe

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Washington, DC

I worked at American Apparel

ProsThe discount and seasonal clothing allowances are definitely a plus.
Plenty of room for advancement within the company.

ConsYou will most likely be overworked and underpaid
Raises are few and far between
Not very professional at the corporate level
Work environment reminiscent of high school

Advice to Senior ManagementTreat your employees with the same respect that you think you're entitled to. Everyone will benefit in the long run.

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Hey, if that's what you're into

Sales Associate (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at American Apparel


Pros: The only pros to working at American Apparel that I can… Cons: Although racially diverse, the employees all share the same hipster… Advice to Senior Management: I have no advice and no feedback to offer the… More

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A high paced high stress work environment.

Sales Associate (Former Employee)
Garden City, NY

I worked at American Apparel


Pros: • Good Benifits for part-time employment • Great pay compared to… Cons: • High stress from upper management • Fast-paced environment you can be penalized for… Advice to Senior Management: Hire mature store managers who take responsibility for their own inability to do… More

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