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Express Sales Associate Reviews

Updated December 8, 2017
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  • Hard to have a good work/life balance (in 67 reviews)

  • I worked back in 2012 and made minimum wage don't know if that's changed (in 167 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great management"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate

    I have been working at Express part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    40% employee discount
    Friendly fast pace environment

    Cons

    Associates that do not show up are not taken care of . People that should of been fired a long time ago are still making it difficult for those who actually take work seriously.

    Advice to Management

    To better discipline their associates


  2. "sales associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Express part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - great place to work if you love fashion
    -discount
    -flexible hours

    Cons

    -hours can be pretty low depending on sales

  3. "Former Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Bellevue, WA
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Express part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly Coworkers
    Nice Work Environment
    Good Experience (Tough)

    Cons

    Long Hours for Closing Shift
    Low Amount of Training (Only Vids)


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Sales associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Columbia, MO
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Columbia, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Express part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible, fashion forward company that is a fun and energetic company to work for. It's a great place to gain experience.

    Cons

    Sometimes it was challenging getting enough hours due to the amount of associates they had. The pay was also not sufficient to live off of.


  5. "Great Sales Position"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Express (More than a year)

    Pros

    The work was very beneficial to my future and how I carry myself today. It gave me confidence and I learned how to accept rejection.

    Cons

    The mall I worked at was relatively slow so there was a lot of down time. I would have preferred a store at a busier location


  6. "Sales associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Express part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I've learned a lot which helped me find other jobs

    Cons

    If you work part time, good luck getting enough hours. I worked back in 2012 and made minimum wage don't know if that's changed.

    Advice to Management

    Give more hours to employees


  7. "Retail is retail"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Employee discount was nice advantage

    Cons

    Regular retail job - long hours for minimum pay and no benefits

  8. "Cashier/Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible with school and have good bond with some managers

    Cons

    no room to move up, pay is not good

    Advice to Management

    Be a little bit more fair and stop taking every little thing to serious.


  9. "Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Normal, IL
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Normal, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Express part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    very nice people, chill work environment, flexible

    Cons

    not many opportunities for advancement


  10. "Worth It"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Town and Country, MO
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Town and Country, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Express part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Environment where you can really learn different skills.

    Cons

    Sometimes you have to do someone else's work and it piles up on you.

    Advice to Management

    Really listening to what the employees have to say and the ideas that they have.