Compare Pacific Sunwear vs Hot Topic BETA

See how Hot Topic vs. Pacific Sunwear compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1328 reviews)
3.4
(based on 1009 reviews)
Career Opportunities
2.9
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
2.8
Work-life balance
3.1
3.1
Senior Management
2.8
2.8
Culture & Values
3.3
3.6
CEO Approval
Pacific Sunwear Ceo Gary H. Schoenfeld
61%Gary H. Schoenfeld
Hot Topic Ceo Steve Vranes
67%Steve Vranes
% Recommend to a friend
50%
54%
Positive Business Outlook
33%
35%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager316 Salaries
$46,028/yr
Sales Associate151 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager73 Salaries
$15/hr
Visual Manager301 Salaries
$52,408/yr
Sales Associate86 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager24 Salaries
$12/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Laid back"(in 111 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 102 reviews)
"Dress code"(in 127 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 84 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 86 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 63 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 55 reviews)
"Sales associates"(in 47 reviews)
Featured Review
"loved"May 15, 2019

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time

Pros

best managers and training was great

Cons

sometimes the shift hours here were short

"Love it!"May 22, 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Hot Topic full-time

Pros

Great company culture and work life balance. I feel very engaged in my role and love working with all the teams at HQ.

Cons

Sometimes its cold in the office.

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