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Updated February 23, 2018
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Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen
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  • You need to push for work-life balance - not natural to the culture (in 216 reviews)

  • Minimum wage just isn't enough these days (in 296 reviews)

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  1. "Clicklist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Kroger part-time

    Pros

    It is Great
    Best store
    Happy
    Great
    Super busy

    Cons

    Nothing at all
    Nothing much
    Nothing much
    Nothing much


  2. "Meat clerk"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Meat Clerk in McKinney, TX
    Current Employee - Meat Clerk in McKinney, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kroger full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits, great people to work with!

    Cons

    Pay could be better but it's alright

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Engineer
    Former Employee - Engineer

    I worked at Kroger full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Organized and lots of areas to work in

    Cons

    Corporate politics are a bit tough to navigate at times.

    Advice to Management

    Take care of the workers and they will take care of you.


  4. "Pharmacist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    It was a great retail pharmacy

    Cons

    It was too far from my home.


  5. "Maintenance Mechanic"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Kroger full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits and vacation. Pay is moderate to good.

    Cons

    Constantly changing rules and policy’s.

    Advice to Management

    Pay the man!


  6. "Hr Specialist - Kroger"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Specialist in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Human Resources Specialist in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kroger full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Positive Work Culture and career oportunities

    Cons

    Ancient policies, not progressive with culture.

    Advice to Management

    Be open to new thought and ideas


  7. "Deli clerk"

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    Former Employee - Deli Clerk in Macomb, MI
    Former Employee - Deli Clerk in Macomb, MI
    Recommends

    I worked at Kroger full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, nice people, room for advancement

    Cons

    Under staffed, short breaks, management plays favoritism

  8. "Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kroger full-time

    Pros

    Fast-paced, never bored
    Good training program
    Great co-workers

    Cons

    Work life balance not always a priority
    District Management not always on same page
    If you are placed in a good results store, you are Golden. If placed in struggling one, or your Manager isn't part of the good boys club, you will not feel valued.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of the Manager vs. Them mentality. I have seen many great leaders leave, myself included, because of no recognition or a simple thank you. It is hard to work in an environment where you feel you can be terminated at any minute even when being open, honest, and hard working.


  9. "Deli clerk"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Flowery Br, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Flowery Br, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kroger (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great management and no over time

    Cons

    Pay is too low

    Advice to Management

    Maybe more room for advancement


  10. "Good job"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Kroger full-time

    Pros

    Pay scale can be better

    Cons

    Hours can be a lot better


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