Best Buy Washington Reviews

Updated Mar 14, 2020

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  1. "Great Employee Experience"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - General Manager in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Working together with your team members to accomplish goals.

    Cons

    Better not care about celebrating Thanksgiving...

    Best Buy2019-07-18
  2. "Crazy expectations for low pay"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Discount on insignia products, great first job to learn how to sell

    Cons

    Crazy expectations, long hours, low pay

    Best Buy2020-03-14
  3. "NO ALL THAT BAD"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Geek Squad, Consultation Agent in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It's a good job overall I did get payed pretty well

    Cons

    System is a bit janky sometimes that cause headaches for you and more importantly the customers

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    Best Buy2019-12-06
  4. "Great Company!"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    opportunities, pay, people, lots of room for advancement

    Cons

    Work life balance is hard. once salary you work pretty much every day

    Best Buy2019-02-23
  5. "Excellent place to work. Great people and atmosphere"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Back Office in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Convenience, great customers in the area. I also love the products we sell

    Cons

    No downsides, great place to work

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    Best Buy2018-11-08
  6. "With the right management, there is a lot of opportunity. You have to be willing to work as a team, and improve yourself"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Magnolia Home Theater Sales Associate in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The best reason to work at Best Buy is helping customers enhance their lives through the latest technology.

    Cons

    If you are not under the right management, you may feel like you are stuck in your position.

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    Best Buy2018-09-18
  7. "Customer Service Rep"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    At my store the management is great, pay is decent, STI(bonus) is great!

    Cons

    Work life balance around the holidays no time off, have to request weekends off

    Best Buy2018-06-28
  8. "Best could be better"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Everything in Washington, DC
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Competitive Pay Strong Company Values Decent Retail Job Bonuses

    Cons

    Poor Management Overbearing workload Micromanaging Unfair Work Practices

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    Best Buy2018-06-21
  9. "cleaning"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Night Stocker in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I think it a good experience to learn new things

    Cons

    You got to worry about your co-work treating you disresepct by doing some mean stuff

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    Best Buy2017-10-09
  10. "Retail is Retail."

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The employee discount on certain items and services is great. That, unfortunately, is the most one should expect out of employment with Best Buy (or any other retail company).

    Cons

    Pay isn't great. Hours aren't great. Benefits aren't great. In retail it seems that the only real monetary and benefits gains come if you're willing to make the personal sacrifices necessary to make it to upper management.

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    Best Buy2016-12-22
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