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Updated Aug 7, 2022

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Found 3,660 of over 3,736 reviews

3.3
56%
Recommend to a Friend
60%
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Academy Sports + Outdoors President & CEO JK Symancyk (no image)
JK Symancyk
816 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Great people and Co(in 206 reviews)
  • "Great coworkers and somewhat relaxing job.(in 134 reviews)
  • "Good benefits and advantages for employees.(in 132 reviews)
  • "Flexible Hours and very understanding(in 107 reviews)
  • "Flexible Scheduling...usually okay with anything as long as you can work on the weekends.(in 74 reviews)
Cons
  • "Poor management that is power hungry and more worried about control over their employees than achieving goals.(in 331 reviews)
  • "Low pay and company should consider providing job rotation for whoever wants to take the challenge for career growth/talent acquisition(in 236 reviews)
  • "It's like the managers don't even realize what goes on in the front end.(in 167 reviews)
  • "Poor management, felt like my work wasn't appreciated, bad hours, favoritism, under(in 52 reviews)
  • "No training at all or enough associates(in 37 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Nice

    Aug 5, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great place to work in summer

    Cons

    Not the best hours always.

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great discount

    Aug 3, 2022 - Footwear Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great discount, and teamwork building

    Cons

    Late nights, rude customers, that's customer service

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