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Updated Jun 10, 2022

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4.1
88%
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Pros
  • "Good benefits and they generally hire good people.(in 9 reviews)
  • "Good people to work for(in 7 reviews)
  • "Good pay and hours with rotation(in 6 reviews)
  • "Great management and awesome work(in 3 reviews)
  • "Good people, meaningful work, competitive compensation.(in 3 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Great

    Jun 10, 2022 - Coal Miner in Louisville, KY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great management and awesome work

    Cons

    Nothing really negative about this place

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Scoop man

    May 31, 2022 - Scoop Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Money, safety, bonus, raise and insurance

    Cons

    Nothing. Nothing. Nothing. Nothing. Nothing

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee

    A good place to work

    Jan 6, 2022 - Senior Manager Software Engineering in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good people, meaningful work, competitive compensation.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

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  4. 1.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Okay but doesn’t care about employees

    Mar 4, 2022 - Maintenance 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good bonus program and good pay

    Cons

    Expect everything and family is not a top priority

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great place to work

    Oct 12, 2021 - Fleet Mechanic 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefit package great place to work

    Cons

    A lot of over time work no Saturdays off

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  6. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Micromanagers

    Nov 23, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    reasonable pay and work load

    Cons

    A company full of mirommanagers

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  7. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Good

    Nov 10, 2021 - Laborer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Decent pay and good people

    Cons

    Far drive and long hours sometimes

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Environment/Culture

    Aug 4, 2021 - Mine in Philippi, WV
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Culture of People Management Styles Growing Geographical Location Decent Compensation Intelligent Coworkers Minimal Micromanagement Future Focused

    Cons

    None at the moment but needing to say fifteen words to satisfy the app is why these words exist

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great

    Apr 12, 2021 - IT Service Desk Analyst in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great great great great great

    Cons

    None none none none none

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  10. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Ok

    Jul 3, 2021 - Coal Miner in Bandytown, WV
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Paychecks cash on time weekly

    Cons

    To Far from home to keep driving

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Arch Coal Reviews FAQs

Arch Coal has an overall rating of 4.1 out of 5, based on over 85 reviews left anonymously by employees. 88% of employees would recommend working at Arch Coal to a friend and 54% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Arch Coal employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Arch Coal. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

88% of Arch Coal employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Arch Coal 3.6 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.9 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Arch Coal to be coworkers, compensation, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, career development, management.

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