Shake Shack Overview

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  • New York, NY
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2004
  • Company - Public (SHAK)
  • Restaurants & Cafes
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

CompetitorsPanera Bread, sweetgreen, Chipotle
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Work it! Here at Shake Shack, we take care of each other first and foremost so that we can make raves for our guests, community, suppliers, and investors. After all, teamwork makes the dream work. We work our buns off, but we play hard too, with an annual company retreat, Team ...

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Shake Shack Reviews

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Randy Garutti
Randy Garutti
519 Ratings
Current Employee, more than 8 years


Nov 5, 2022 - General Manager in New York, NY
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO


Lots of benefits within the company.


You’re required to do a minimum of 50 hours a week.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Shake Shack

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How is diversity at Shake Shack?

...They change your schedule whenever they want Extremely racist They talk to you like you are a little kid The GMs are extremely entitled...Read More

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Shake Shack Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online78%
In Person6%
Employee Referral6%

  1. Crew Member Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    I applied online. I interviewed at Shake Shack (Nashville, TN) in Oct 2022


    Was great don't have any complaints. People was really nice, gave proper directions. I can honestly say the interviewer really made me feel comfortable and made me want to work for them.

    My experience, my schedule, and if I can do the job

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Shake Shack Awards & Accolades

  • Best Place to Work for LGBTQ EqualityHuman Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index2019
  • America's Best-In-State EmployerForbes2019

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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Shake Shack FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Shake Shack?

...Employee food discount, Paid time off, scheduling flexibility...

April 17, 2022

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People Also Ask about Shake Shack

Employees rate Shake Shack 3.7 out of 5 stars based on 1,299 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Shake Shack, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Shake Shack and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 65% of employees would recommend working at Shake Shack to a friend. This is based on 1,261 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

75% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Shake Shack as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Shake Shack.

55% of employees think that Shake Shack has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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