Cover image for Brandy Melville
Logo

Brandy Melville

Is this your company?

Brandy Melville

Add a Review

Brandy Melville Reviews

Updated Dec 1, 2022

Verify your email to use filters. Having problems? Resend email
Found 593 of over 621 reviews
3.1
54% Recommend to a Friend
45% Approve of CEO

Found 574 of over 621 reviews

3.1
54%
Recommend to a Friend
45%
Approve of CEO
Brandy Melville Owner Jessy Longo (no image)
Jessy Longo
208 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
Cons
  • "poor management(in 61 reviews)
  • "awful manager extremely rude shouts at you, ignores you, makes sarcastic comments all the time nightmare to work with(in 29 reviews)
  • "Low pay and they pay the girls based on how “pretty” they are and if they have a good following on social media!(in 23 reviews)
  • "Micro managed all day, pointless task every day of each week to keep you “busy” because there’s never customers, no training.(in 16 reviews)
  • "Upper management is cliquey(in 14 reviews)
Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.

Ratings by Demographics

This rating reflects the overall rating of Brandy Melville and is not affected by filters.

Want more demographic options?
  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Review on Brandy Melville

    Dec 1, 2022 - Key Holder in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Learned a lot about retail and made lots of friends during the experience.

    Cons

    Long hours and manual labor involved.

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  2. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Interesting Environment

    Oct 30, 2022 - Retail Sales Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - Great discount - Really chill space, always great music playing

    Cons

    - Strangely competitive between workers - Based on looks rather than performance

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  3. Join the Brandy Melville team
    See Our Latest Jobs
  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Best entry level job

    Oct 24, 2022 - Sales Associate/Key Holder 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    -Relaxed working environment and friendly coworkers -Real experience in a retail location

    Cons

    -If you don’t fit in, it’s hard to get along with your coworkers

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  5. 3.0
    Former Employee

    The rumors are pretty true...

    Oct 26, 2022 - Sales Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I was taught how to communicate with customers and gained general retail and social experience. Once promoted to a visual associate position, I learned to design store layout and clothing presentation.

    Cons

    The company is not very diverse, and the higher-ups act hostile to sales associates at times. There is a reputation that Brandy Melville workers are discriminatory and unfriendly. I was not, but I noticed that some coworkers and higher-ups did live up to this reputation.

    Continue reading
    Be the first to find this review helpful
  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good brand

    Oct 18, 2022 - Employee in Westport, CT
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I like the people I work with everyones nice and get along easily not only with the staff but with customers.

    Cons

    clothes may not fit everybody

    Continue reading
    Be the first to find this review helpful
  7. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Fun place to work at, great environment

    Oct 19, 2022 - Inventory Specialist in Waikïkï, HI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Easy going people for the most part and a relaxed working environment when not slammed.

    Cons

    Sometimes unorganized and doesnt adapt well

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  8. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Sales

    Oct 24, 2022 - Sales Floor Team Member in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    It was a very fun and friendly job

    Cons

    Nothing bad to say at all

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  9. 2.0
    Former Employee

    Informal

    Nov 18, 2022 - Visual Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    kind of nice that things are so informal

    Cons

    people are lazy and rude

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  10. 1.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Management is awful

    Nov 21, 2022 - Shift Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    clothing discount, fun co workers

    Cons

    awful customers, awful management, borderline illegal

    Continue reading
    Be the first to find this review helpful
  11. 3.0
    Current Employee

    It's good until it's not.

    Nov 10, 2022 - Sales Associate/Keyholder 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Employee Discount, Friendly Coworkers, Good Hours

    Cons

    Keyholders make the same rate of pay as Sales Associates. Bodyshaming by Customers

    Be the first to find this review helpful
Viewing 1 - 10 of 574 Reviews
</>Embed

Brandy Melville Reviews FAQs

Brandy Melville has an overall rating of 3.1 out of 5, based on over 621 reviews left anonymously by employees. 54% of employees would recommend working at Brandy Melville to a friend and 35% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -11% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Brandy Melville employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Brandy Melville. This rating has decreased by -8% over the last 12 months.

54% of Brandy Melville employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Brandy Melville 3.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.3 for culture and values and 2.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Brandy Melville to be benefits, work life balance, coworkers and the cons to be diversity and inclusion, career development, management.

Work at Brandy Melville? Share Your Experiences

Brandy Melville logo
or

Reviews by Job Title

Brandy Melville Photos

+ Add Photo
Brandy Melville photo of: Inside store
Brandy Melville photo of: Front View
Brandy Melville photo of: Back Half

Have you worked here?

See All Photos

Expert Career Advice

Guide to Getting Your First Job

Find a Great First Job to Jumpstart Your Career

How to Get a Job

Getting a Job Is Tough; This Guide Makes it Easier

How to Get a Promotion

Climb the Ladder With These Proven Promotion Tips

How to Negotiate Your Salary

A Guide to Negotiating the Salary You Deserve

How to Write a Resume

Write a Resume Recruiters Can't Resist

Brandy Melville Job Seekers Also Viewed

Pacific Sunwear Logo
Pacific Sunwear

3.7

2,141 Reviews
Compare

Glassdoor has 621 Brandy Melville reviews submitted anonymously by Brandy Melville employees. Read employee reviews and ratings on Glassdoor to decide if Brandy Melville is right for you.