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Philip Morris USA Reviews

Updated October 7, 2017
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Pros
  • pay decent--not the best, good work/life balance (in 5 reviews)

  • 1 in hourly wage and hundreds to thousands in bonus money per year, good benefits, 401k match, easy work (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Sales Manager"

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    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Philip Morris USA full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Ability to travel and meeting new people

    Cons

    the drive to most locations


  2. "Fun job, always on the go..."

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    Former Employee - Territory Sales Manager in Corpus Christi, TX
    Former Employee - Territory Sales Manager in Corpus Christi, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Philip Morris USA full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Autonomous work space, home office, company vehicle, industry leader, stability.

    Cons

    In order to promote, you have to be prepared to relocate for each promotion.

  3. "Maintenance"

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    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Richmond, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Philip Morris USA full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good work experience. Competitive salary right now that is

    Cons

    Starting to find ways of cutting back on benifits

    Advice to Management

    Stop trying to give everything to the share holders and look at your workforce. These are the people that make the company what they are


  4. "The best job I ever had"

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    Former Employee - Production Worker in Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Production Worker in Richmond, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Philip Morris USA full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good pay,good people,good future

    Cons

    Forced overtime,long hours,to many meetings

    Advice to Management

    Former employees need to be considered for rehire


  5. "Great environment and top notch training."

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    Former Employee - Section Supervisor in Concord, NC
    Former Employee - Section Supervisor in Concord, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Philip Morris USA full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Above average pay, benefits, and opportunities. I was given a lot of free training to aid in my job and employee relationships.

    Cons

    24 hr operation. Sometimes a back shift job is required. Still a great place to work.

    Advice to Management

    None


  6. "long days/nights little flexibility"

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    Former Employee - MT III
    Former Employee - MT III
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Philip Morris USA full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    best 401 and deferred pension plan out there

    Cons

    union seniority picks on the lowest workers for forced overtime

    Advice to Management

    set more flexible work rules to share the load


  7. "Assistant Brand Manager"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in Richmond, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Philip Morris USA full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Immediate projects and responsibilities, classic CPG brand management training

    Cons

    Pay is less than industry; more office politics than expected

    Advice to Management

    Provide honest feedback

  8. "Everything wrong"

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    Current Employee - TSM in Marion, IL
    Current Employee - TSM in Marion, IL

    I have been working at Philip Morris USA full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good salary and good benefits

    Cons

    Horrible management and lack of education and experience in management

    Advice to Management

    Everything wrong


  9. "Down with the ship...No thanks!"

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    Current Employee - Territory Sales Manager in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Manager in Portland, OR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits, salary, bonus for someone out of college. You also receive company car, paid internet, cell phone, and paid internet.

    Cons

    This ship is going down hard. The sinking isn't happening as fast as the Titanic but it's happening! executive management is incompetent pushing out promotional deals and programs that don't work

    Advice to Management

    Get back to basics like treating your sales people right. We are the bread and butter that keep this ship going.


  10. "Good company to work for if you could have an umbrella over you."

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Engineer in Richmond, VA
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefit package, good people to work with if you could find your area.

    Cons

    Working with people who've been there for 30+ years is tough; working in the factory is even tougher.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


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