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Updated May 11, 2021

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3.5
52%
Recommend to a Friend
65%
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Bass Pro Shops President Michael P. McDermott
Michael P. McDermott
78 Ratings
Pros
  • "Employee Discount is 45 percent(in 88 reviews)

  • "Great discount perks as an employee(in 65 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Low pay, little room for growth(in 55 reviews)

  • "Not enough support from upper management to fill in the needs of customers(in 47 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Job

      Apr 6, 2021 - Cashier in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very fun place to work Great relationships with employees

      Cons

      It gets busy at times Everyone gets paid the same

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Place to Work

      Apr 27, 2021 - Team Leader 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Most customers love Bass Pro Shops so its easy to sell products The stores are cool with aquariums, taxidermy, and an outdoor feel inside Most managers and co-workers are nice to work with

      Cons

      Selling credit cards is more important than anything Managers that aren't good still get promoted as long as they stay Pay is low, it takes a year to get a raise and to earn vacation

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good prices and friendly staff

      May 11, 2021 - Sales Associate/Cashier in Broken Arrow, OK
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Boats and poles clothes fishing poles,

      Cons

      Mud boot's purse's and sunglasses

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    4. 1.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Poor hours and poor management

      Apr 22, 2021 - Cashier in Springfield, MO
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Nice coworkers -Scheduled lunch breaks -Can make good money if you are down to work 40+ hours a week

      Cons

      -Management does not listen to complaints -Does not listen to you when you ask for a couple days off for school -Will schedule you when you can’t work -Poor working conditions, does not stay true to their word -Does not care about you as a person, just as an employee -Turnover rate is about 2 weeks at this location -Training new people after being there for a week -If you call in if you’re sick like they tell you to, they will get upset -Got fired for being sick for 4 days in a row, had to call in, got fired because I had a high fever and tonsillitis -Will schedule you for 10+ hours if they do not have enough help (they never do)

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      1 person found this review helpful
    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Experience

      May 5, 2021 - Customer Service Representative in Dania Beach, FL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great customer-related experience that has provided me with stronger customer orientation

      Cons

      Breaks are very rigid and hours can seem long

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place to work

      May 6, 2021 - Online Sales Specialist in Louisville, KY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Discount and pay are fair

      Cons

      The usual "we want the most for the least" bs that's typical these days

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Bass Pro

      May 7, 2021 - Apparel Associate in Port St Lucie, FL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to work. Great benefits with sick time.

      Cons

      Advancement can only go so far

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Laid back atmosphere, hard work during holidays

      May 1, 2021 - Archery Technician in Spanish Fort, AL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great discounts, gain knowledge, not super strict

      Cons

      Crazy hours, learn on your own

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Dual department lead

      May 11, 2021 - Team Lead 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      More product knowledge. Good health benefits. Good discount.

      Cons

      Slashing of positions has caused overworked employees and severe understaffing. Not enough pay for the work load

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great job

      May 3, 2021 - Customer Service Representative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people to work with

      Cons

      On my feet all day

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