Walgreens
2.9 of 5 3,147 reviews
www.walgreens.com Deerfield, IL 5000+ Employees

3147 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Approves of CEO

1 person found this helpful  

Great place for a life-long career

Senior Consultant (Current Employee)
Deerfield, IL

Pros-Strong culture, history and family values
-Innovative thinking and transition into the healthcare space
-Generally good work/life balance
-Company 401k match/profit sharing
-Fortune 50 company that continues to grow organically and through acquisitions (now global with Alliance Boots)

Cons-Too many layers of decision makers ("hurry up and wait" culture)
-Benefits take awhile to kick in
-Inconvenient location if you're coming from downtown Chicago

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

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review
    • Culture & Values
           
    • Work/Life Balance
           
    • Senior Management
           
    • Comp & Benefits
           
    • Career Opportunities
           
    • Approves of CEO

     

    Lots of sweat, stress, and hours

    Store Manager (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Walgreens full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Great benefits, retirement program is wonderful and the discount in store is nice! Depending… Cons: Expect to work 60 hours per week November and December with no days off. Even though you may be a "manager" be prepared to… Advice to Senior Management: Sometimes, the customer is wrong, and you cannot please every… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
    • Culture & Values
           
    • Work/Life Balance
           
    • Senior Management
           
    • Comp & Benefits
           
    • Career Opportunities
           
    • Approves of CEO

     

    Good company bad management

    Pharmacy Technician (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Walgreens full-time


    Pros: The schedule is great for full time, lots of available shifts. The… Cons: Didn't recognize my school needs and scheduled clashed with my… Advice to Senior Management: heed employees No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
There are newer reviews on Walgreens.

Worked for Walgreens? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.

Glassdoor is your free inside look at Walgreens reviews and ratings — including employee satisfaction and approval rating for Walgreens CEO Greg Wasson. All reviews posted anonymously by Walgreens employees.