Forever 21 Employee Reviews about "low pay"

Updated Nov 9, 2021

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Forever 21 CEO Daniel Kulle
Daniel Kulle
467 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "The people I work with are great and they like to promote from within if they see potential in you.(in 382 reviews)
  • "Coworkers were great and I had a fun time as a sales associate with my fellow employees(in 350 reviews)
  • "The best part about working at forever 21 are the other employees they are nice and have a very friendly personality.(in 94 reviews)
  • "Flexible schedule and simple responsibilities(in 89 reviews)
  • "Fun work environment and pays well.(in 79 reviews)
Cons
  • "Cons is the management is poor and hourly is not good.(in 717 reviews)
  • "low pay (seems fair until you actually start working there and realize that its not worth it)(in 525 reviews)
  • "managers are rude and careless(in 471 reviews)
  • "If you want to work long hours and receive half of what you work for than this is the company for you!(in 308 reviews)
  • "Favoritism is rampant.(in 144 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    good experience

    Apr 12, 2021 - Sales 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    teamwork, friendly, discount, fun. music

    Cons

    Low pay rude managers too much work Disorganized schedule worked overtime and no pay

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  2. 4.0
    KEY NOT FOUND: jobLine.seasonal-former, more than 1 year

    Fun Environment

    Nov 9, 2021 - Sales Associate in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Laid back, nice people, employee discount

    Cons

    Low pay and infrequent breaks

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  3. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Experience

    Oct 28, 2021 - Sales Associate in Santa Cruz, CA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Direct experience with customers and working within a team.

    Cons

    Low pay. Might not be flexible in terms of hours.

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  4. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Review

    Oct 11, 2021 - Retail Associate in San Antonio, TX
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Flexible schedule, friendly people and managers

    Cons

    low pay and does not provide hours. always pushing for credit cards

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  5. 2.0
    Former Intern, less than 1 year

    Intern

    Oct 11, 2021 - Intern in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Nice team to work with

    Cons

    Low pay at hourly base

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  6. 1.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    job

    Nov 1, 2021 - Sales Associate in Danbury, CT
    Recommend
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    Pros

    friends, and late morning start

    Cons

    most of the whole job. Low pay, rude employeers, messy store and rude customers.

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  7. 2.0
    Former Employee

    Low Pay

    Oct 7, 2021 - Manager 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Stay in the loop of new fashion trends

    Cons

    low pay, non-collaborative environment. negative leaders

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  8. 1.0