I worked at Sam Ash Music part-time (More than a year)
Relatively relaxed work environment. Get to work with music, be around people who are interested in music, and talk about guitars, pedals, and amps all day! Weekly paychecks.
Not enough money to live on, but it is part-time so what can you expect? Minimum wage plus commission, which is rather contrived by management so that even on your best months your average hourly wage is not going to be over $12-13/hr.
Advice to Management
Offer more opportunities to earn extra money. Increase hourly pay by some small amount every 3 months worked, for example. Get a new computer system and stop using internet explorer.
I applied in-person. I interviewed at Sam Ash Music (West Hollywood, CA).
They are willing to meet you even with no work experience, even if you are out of college. They just want you to be very enthusiastic about the company and know that you are part of the family. They do require sales associate training program.
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