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Updated Nov 19, 2022

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Found 145 of over 157 reviews
2.9
39% Recommend to a Friend
70% Approve of CEO

Found 143 of over 157 reviews

2.9
39%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
Approve of CEO
Paul Mitchell Chairman and CEO J. P. DeJoria (no image)
J. P. DeJoria
79 Ratings

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Pros
  • "About 50% of the people are great.(in 14 reviews)
  • "Has a great culture, if it's actually implemented(in 10 reviews)
  • "great staff(in 4 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Lovely

    Aug 23, 2022 - Senior Designer in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great coworkers, great work conditions

    Cons

    Direction and management not very open minded

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Pm

    Nov 19, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great education opportunities and students

    Cons

    Large workloads admin out of touch with students and staff

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  4. 3.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Not worth it

    Oct 31, 2022 - Service Desk in Atlanta, GA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I loved the work environment.

    Cons

    The pay was not worth it. It wasn't sustainable and the opportunities for growth were not there either.

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  5. 3.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Receptionist

    Sep 29, 2022 - Receptionist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    It was a very energetic environment.

    Cons

    Scheduling wasn't the best, sometimes the stylists were a bit moody to deal with.

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  6. 1.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    When your dream job is Not your dream job

    Oct 24, 2022 - Cosmetology Instructor in Greenville, SC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Dress code standard was good

    Cons

    Pay is horrible. Very clicky staff.

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  7. 1.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Proceed with Caution

    Oct 23, 2022 - Director of Financial Aid in Fort Myers, FL
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Helping students acquire financial support for their education

    Cons

    Ineffective leadership. Poor training for employees. Instructors are often not qualified enough to be teaching curriculum.

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  8. 1.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Terrible environment

    Oct 16, 2022 - Enrollment Advisor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I made some good friends here.

    Cons

    Toxic work environment, filled with drama. Upper management continually makes false promises of growth.

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  9. 1.0
    Former Employee

    Run

    Oct 11, 2022 - Instructor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The students are wonderful and appreciative of support

    Cons

    The employees and culture. The “instructors” mock students, dress unprofessionally, are the definition of unethical.

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Family

    Sep 3, 2022 - Warehouse Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Really good benefits, managers are flexible and sometimes understanding

    Cons

    Really low pay, and toxic environment, a lot of politics and favorites being played

    1 person found this review helpful
  11. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Management has obviously no knowledge on running a business

    Aug 24, 2022 - Cosmetology Instructor in Charleston, SC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The students are great most of the time

    Cons

    Management has its head up its backside an imposes no rules on the students

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Paul Mitchell has an overall rating of 2.9 out of 5, based on over 157 reviews left anonymously by employees. 39% of employees would recommend working at Paul Mitchell to a friend and 36% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -13% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Paul Mitchell employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Paul Mitchell. This rating has decreased by -17% over the last 12 months.

39% of Paul Mitchell employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Paul Mitchell 2.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.3 for culture and values and 2.9 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Paul Mitchell to be benefits, culture, coworkers and the cons to be diversity and inclusion, career development, senior leadership.

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