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Updated Aug 7, 2022

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Found 6,230 of over 7K reviews
3.5
61% Recommend to a Friend
64% Approve of CEO

Found 6,226 of over 7K reviews

3.5
61%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
Approve of CEO
Kmart Chairman & CEO - Sears Holdings Edward S. Lampert (no image)
Edward S. Lampert
1,844 Ratings

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Cons
  • "low pay and don't listen when you say you can't work at a specific time(in 541 reviews)
  • "The management is bad and disorganised(in 529 reviews)
  • "The managers were rude and made up dumb rules to try to save the failing store.(in 272 reviews)
  • "No raises and they don't seem to care about keeping good help by giving raises to feel appreciated(in 127 reviews)
  • "Sups make 50 cents above minimum wage but aren't compensated when wage goes up.(in 119 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Decent schedules until they closed

    May 20, 2022 - Hard Lines Sales Floor Team Member/Cashier 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Always had a need for team members.

    Cons

    Customer traffic wasn't interested in being stared to online while in store.

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  2. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Sales clerk

    Jul 30, 2022 - SALES CLERK in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nice people to work for

    Cons

    No cons. Store is now closed

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  3. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 10 years

    very nice

    Jul 28, 2022 - Saies Development Representative in Warren, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    hot sexy in the restrooms

    Cons

    blue lights specials to often

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Nothing Specific

    Jul 28, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    everything was fine there. loved working there

    Cons

    pay wasnt that well but ehh

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  5. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Customer Service Representative

    Jul 24, 2022 - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Easy work and great managers Nice coworkers

    Cons

    Bad customers Hours worked were a little too much

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    great place to work

    Jul 25, 2022 - Cashier in Owosso, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    works your hours you need

    Cons

    not open anymore enjoyed working there

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  7. 2.0
    Former Employee

    Not so good

    Aug 2, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nothing Unstable schedule Management was nice

    Cons

    Unsuccessful business Bad management Pay

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Kmart

    Jul 18, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great environment and coworkers to work with.

    Cons

    Does not pay enough for basic needs

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  9. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Good company

    Jul 15, 2022 - Çashier in Saugus, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great place to work: flexible schedule

    Cons

    None at this any time

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  10. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Flexible

    Jul 25, 2022 - Sales Associate in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    -Flexible Schedule -Great for students

    Cons

    -Negligent safety protocol for COVID

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Kmart has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 6,586 reviews left anonymously by employees. 61% of employees would recommend working at Kmart to a friend and 46% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 4% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Kmart employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.9 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Kmart. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

61% of Kmart employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Kmart 3.5 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.3 for culture and values and 3.1 for career opportunities.

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

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