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Updated March 28, 2017
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  • Work life Balance cab be a challenge at times (in 293 reviews)

  • A lot of pressure to get people to open Macy's credit cards (in 754 reviews)

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  1. "Receiving Team Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Receiving Team Manager in Fresno, CA
    Current Employee - Receiving Team Manager in Fresno, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Tries their best to put customers first

    Cons

    The overall downturn of brick and mortar Retail


  2. "Shoe Expeditor"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shoe Expeditor in Bethel Park, PA
    Former Employee - Shoe Expeditor in Bethel Park, PA

    I worked at Macy's part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It was easy work, everyone was very friendly, management cared about the employees.

    Cons

    Long work hours, sometimes no explanations for what to do with missing merchandise.


  3. "Great place to start your career."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Omni Assistant Financial Planner in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Omni Assistant Financial Planner in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Cross functional movement
    Summer Friday's
    Strong job security at the executive level
    401K matching programs
    Master's degree compensation programs

    Cons

    Lack of bonus opportunities
    Could provide better/more extensive health benefits
    Job funneling to fill positions that you may not have applied for
    Diminishing market share with emergence of powerhouse companies like Amazon


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  5. "Sale associate"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's part-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule
    Employees can use coupons
    Pays good
    Fast paced

    Cons

    Fast paced
    Slow with responding pay days off


  6. "Sales"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Macy's full-time

    Pros

    Atmosphere
    Fast paced
    Fun
    Hard work
    Educational

    Cons

    Hard work
    High expectations
    No training
    Inconsistent
    Stressful


  7. "Cashier"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Cashier in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's (More than a year)

    Pros

    great place to work. The pay is great

    Cons

    It takes long hours for you to work

    Advice to Management

    great management


  8. "I thank this a great job"

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

    I worked at Macy's part-time

    Pros

    It'd fun in you get to see what's new in stores

    Cons

    It's big In the boxes are heveiy


  9. "Counter flex makeup dept"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Macy's part-time

    Pros

    Good management , discounts on products

    Cons

    Bad salary, you have to be learning new products

    Advice to Management

    N/a


  10. "Great opportunity for students/busy individuals"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's part-time

    Pros

    The management is very welcoming and supportive. After reaching your daily goal in sales, you get a lot of commission (on busy days or holidays you can make an extra 100/200$ per day).

    Cons

    Once you set your schedule, it is hard to re-negotiate


  11. "Sales Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Scottsdale, AZ
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Scottsdale, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work and great team

    Cons

    I enjoyed my job so I don't have anything negative

    Advice to Management

    Grea Management



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