Working as a General Manager

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General Manager Ratings

24K General Manager reviews for 11K companies

Work/Life Balance
3.2 ★
Compensation & Benefits
3.6 ★
Career Opportunity
3.7 ★
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10K General Manager Jobs

General Manager Reviews

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3M3M
General Manager
Oct 30, 2020

“Good atmosphere and happy to work there”

Jet's PizzaJet's Pizza
General Manager
Oct 30, 2020

“Good pay and I enjoy the field”

HIEKE Sonderwerkzeuge
Restaurant General Manager
Oct 6, 2020

“Fun exciting beautiful amazing happy”

Marco's PizzaMarco's Pizza
General Manager
Jun 27, 2021

“You really are making people happy.”

Abokado
General Manager
Sep 21, 2020

“Weekends off, afternoons to enjoy”

Top Companies for General Manager

Target
Target
3.7 ★
14K Jobs
53K Reviews
84K Salaries

Target is one of the world’s most recognized brands and one of America’s leading retailers. Serving guests at over 1,800 stores nationwide and on Target.com, we make Target our guests’ preferred shopping destination by offering outstanding value, inspiration, innovation and an exceptional guest experience that no other retailer can deliver. Target is committed to responsible corporate citizenship, ethical business practices, environmental stewardship and generous community support. Since 1946, we have given 5 percent of our profits back to our communities. Our goal is to work as one team to fulfill our unique brand promise to our guests, wherever and whenever they choose to shop.

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The Home Depot
The Home Depot
3.8 ★
23K Jobs
32K Reviews
72K Salaries

You may’ve seen our stores in your neighborhood because if you’re like 90% of the U.S. population, you live within 10 miles of one of our stores. Our 2,200 retail stores are an important part of our company and it takes a big behind-the-scenes team too. Let’s look at some of the reasons why more than 400,000 people choose to work with us: • We are the world’s largest home improvement retailer. Our scale and resources let us have a huge impact on the world of retail and in local communities. • In addition to our stores, we have distribution centers across the country and corporate offices in several major cities. There’s a good chance your next opportunity could be right in your backyard. • We take care of our people. Competitive pay, consistent schedules, great benefits, and even pet insurance are just a few of the highlights. • Over 35,000 veterans are continuing their careers with us. We value their unique skills, and we also help military spouses maintain and grow their careers when they move. • We have an inclusive, diverse culture, and we believe in giving back. Here, you can be yourself and be part of something much bigger. We’re proud to be recognized for being a great place to work by the following groups: • Forbes Best Employers for Diversity 2020 • Comparably: Happiest Employees – Large Company Category and Best Companies for Work-Life Balance • Mogul Top 100 Workplaces with the Greatest D&I Initiatives • Military Friendly Employer – since 2001 • Forbes Best Employers for New Grads

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