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2.9
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38%
Recommend to a Friend
31%
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Paul Jones
565 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very flexible schedule and you get the hours that you ask for, you also get the days off you want to(in 109 reviews)

  • "They offer a 30% off employee discount(in 101 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Family"

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    Current Employee - Group Leader in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Payless ShoeSource full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Great leaders that want to help you suceed

    Cons

    Alot of work , physically demanding

    Payless ShoeSource2019-02-25
  2. "Sales associate"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends

      I have been working at Payless ShoeSource part-time

      Pros

      I enjoy working there, the best coworkers

      Cons

      At the beginning they took a while to give me my paycheck.

      Advice to Management

      None

      Payless ShoeSource2019-05-13
    • "Payless"

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        Former Employee - Sales Associate in Ramsey, NJ
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Payless ShoeSource part-time

        Pros

        Overall, pretty awesome besides the money

        Cons

        Not good enough pay and more hours for employees.

        Advice to Management

        Up pay to keep employees

        Payless ShoeSource2019-05-14
      • "pt sales"

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          Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Chicago, IL

          I worked at Payless ShoeSource part-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Flexible schedule for working around school. My store manager was nice.

          Cons

          The salary could have been higher.

          Advice to Management

          Less stores and the company might of done better

          Payless ShoeSource2019-05-08
        • "Great job"

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          Former Employee - Sales Associate 
          Recommends
          Negative Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I worked at Payless ShoeSource part-time

          Pros

          Friendly environment, great management, fun atmodphere

          Cons

          No breaks, slow at times when store is not busy.

          Payless ShoeSource2019-05-08
        • "It was ok"

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            Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I worked at Payless ShoeSource full-time

            Pros

            Discounts was the only pro

            Cons

            The customers would leave store a complete mess.

            Payless ShoeSource2019-05-08
          • "Great for a first time job as AM"

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            Former Employee - Assistant Manager 
            Recommends
            Positive Outlook
            Approves of CEO

            I worked at Payless ShoeSource full-time for more than 6 years

            Pros

            Not too much money to handle

            Cons

            All the job is for yourself

            Payless ShoeSource2019-05-01
          • "Great job"

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            Former Employee - Sales Associate 
            Recommends
            Positive Outlook
            Approves of CEO

            I worked at Payless ShoeSource full-time

            Pros

            Great job and friendly team

            Cons

            None really at all. Everyone willing to help

            Payless ShoeSource2019-05-01
          • "Decent"

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            • Senior Management
            Current Employee - Sales Associate/Key Holder 
            Recommends
            Negative Outlook
            Disapproves of CEO

            I have been working at Payless ShoeSource part-time for more than 4 years

            Pros

            - Discounts - Flexible scheduling - Fun environment - Easy / good first job - No uniforms

            Cons

            - No career advancement - No yearly reviews/raises - Occasionally stressful and understaffed - Either too much to do or nothing to do - Not much communication during closing process

            Advice to Management

            Upper management needs to touch base more with store leaders

            Payless ShoeSource2019-04-30
          • "Assistant Store Manager"

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            Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Athens, GA
            Doesn't Recommend
            Negative Outlook
            No opinion of CEO

            I worked at Payless ShoeSource full-time for more than 4 years

            Pros

            Flexible hours for team members

            Cons

            Under staffed, not enough hours given for payroll

            Payless ShoeSource2019-05-14
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