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CBS Radio Reviews

Updated February 20, 2019
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Pros
  • "Great company culture, many work perks, and great people" (in 26 reviews)

  • "Flexibility and a cool work environment" (in 24 reviews)

Cons
  • "Working on the promotions team doesn't really allow much room for growth here" (in 15 reviews)

  • "Low pay but even so, extremely competitive" (in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Hard Work"

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    Former Employee - Promotions Coordinator in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Promotions Coordinator in Detroit, MI
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CBS Radio part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Sometimes got free tickets to events, networked a bit

    Cons

    A lot of hard work for remote broadcasts with little pay.

    Advice to Management

    Pay more for promotions.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Fine but can make more money elsewhere"

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Account Executive in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at CBS Radio full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Employees are great and made some friends

    Cons

    Atmosphere not conducive to new business sales

    Advice to Management

    Don’t make people be in the office

  3. "Pretty Typical for a Radio Company"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Sales in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at CBS Radio full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great stations, assets, digital platforms, and co-workers.

    Cons

    CBS Radio was sold to a terrible company no one in LA had ever heard of called Entercom.

    Advice to Management

    Entercom management: Fire yourself


  4. "Part-Time Board Op"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at CBS Radio part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good experience working with high-profile people

    Cons

    Bad hours and also bad pay


  5. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at CBS Radio full-time

    Pros

    Nice people work at local offices.

    Cons

    Too much management and process

    Advice to Management

    Don't single people out for poor performance


  6. "Not great"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CBS Radio full-time

    Pros

    Fun perks like attending festivals, trips, and meeting bands

    Cons

    Very "political", clique-ish work environment, not a liveable wage, corporate management felt pretty heartless


  7. "Fun but not promising"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at CBS Radio part-time

    Pros

    Cool perks Fun environment Cool people

    Cons

    Low wage. Long hours No room for growth

  8. "sales"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CBS Radio full-time

    Pros

    lots of products to sell, flexibility

    Cons

    Unrealistic and rapidly changing expectations.


  9. "Production and Promotions"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CBS Radio part-time

    Pros

    Good content on air
    Great staff
    Deadlines are reasonable
    Fun atmosphere

    Cons

    Company hires and fires at a moments notice
    Little potential for advancement

    Advice to Management

    Dont go the way of clearchannel


  10. "Promotions Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible Hours. Different tasks daily. Always something new , fun and exiting!

    Cons

    Part time work, not enough hours to make a living.