Costco Wholesale Overview

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  • www.costco.com
  • Issaquah, WA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1976
  • Company - Public (COST)
  • General Merchandise & Superstores
  • $10+ billion (USD)

CompetitorsSam's Club, BJ's Wholesale Club
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Costco Wholesale is the largest wholesale club operator in the US. The company operates more than 590 membership warehouse stores serving some 64 million cardholders in 40 US states and Australia, Canada, Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South Korea, Taiwan, and the UK, primarily ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2021(#56), 2020(#55), 2019(#79), 2017(#34), 2016(#40), 2015(#29), 2014(#16), 2013(#46), 2012(#23)

Top CEOs: 2019(#42), 2018(#83), 2017(#88), 2016(#46), 2015(#13), 2014(#6)

Best Places to Interview: 2017(#71)

Costco Wholesale Reviews

4.1
84%
Recommend to a Friend
93%
Approve of CEO
Craig Jelinek
Craig Jelinek
3,897 Ratings
Top CEOs 2019
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Front End"

May 6, 2021 - Front End Cashier in Hawthorne, CA

Pros

Costco has many departments to work with and solid growth opportunities.

Cons

Some employees do not work as hard as they should.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Costco Wholesale

4.2
(1144 Reviews)

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Costco Wholesale Interviews

Experience
Positive71%
Negative13%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online70%
In Person16%
Employee Referral9%
Difficulty
2.5
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  1. Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Two rounds of interviews, second round is with the general manager, overall good experience, make sure to be outgoing and personable since you will be dealing with customers all day
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Costco Wholesale Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500Fortune2015
  • Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award - Top 50 Large CompaniesGlassdoor2014

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What is paid time off like at Costco Wholesale?

...Solid pay, good benefits, paid holidays, guaranteed raise every 1400 hours, guaranteed breaks...

March 22, 2021

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