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Popeyes Reviews

Updated 20 Sep 2019

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3.1
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48%
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63%
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Popeyes CEO Jose Cil
Jose Cil
24 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Low pay for the amount of stress I endured(in 31 reviews)

  • "Horrible GM that has 3 sums with TWO different employees, lots of theft in the store, low pay, no benefits for managers until 1 year of hire(in 21 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Love My Job"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Popeyes full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Upper Management is awesome and understanding

    Cons

    Need more vacation days, 2 weeks is not enough

    Popeyes2019-08-08
  2. "It was a decent job"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Charlotte, NC

    I worked at Popeyes full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Helps develop your customer service skills and if you like working in fast paced environments this is the place for you.

    Cons

    Never enough staff during workshift and low pay rate.

    Popeyes2019-09-21
  3. "Cashier at Popeyes"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Popeyes part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great co-workers and environment

    Cons

    Messy top level management, terrible schedules to prioritize certain workers

    Popeyes2019-09-16
  4. "Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Management in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Popeyes full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great people good business team players

    Cons

    Busy must be able to keep up

    Popeyes2019-09-15
  5. "Very good experience"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Woodbridge, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Popeyes full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Positive place to work in this place

    Cons

    Sometimes very stressful to work this place.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing it.

    Popeyes2019-09-09
  6. "Popeyes"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Portland, OR

    I worked at Popeyes part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    When I worked at Popeyes as a cashier I immediately got along with my coworkers I no longer work there because I had an emergency out of state it was my day off and I had already made plans to go see my daughter they fired me after I came back from from seeing my daughter everyone that I started with was no longer working there.

    Cons

    It was ok for the most part.

    Popeyes2019-09-19
  7. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Cashier 

    I have been working at Popeyes full-time

    Pros

    You get paid every week

    Cons

    The management at times is unprofessional

    Popeyes2019-09-03
  8. "It is Aight"

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    Former Employee - Crew Member in Perris, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Popeyes part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    coworkers are nice and laid back hours can be flexible

    Cons

    manager doe not what they are doing not understanding

    Advice to Management

    manage employees better

    Popeyes2019-09-16
  9. "Not Recommending"

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

    I worked at Popeyes part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    you get a free lunch on shift.

    Cons

    Drama. Way too much drama.

    Popeyes2019-09-15
  10. "it was a good first job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Popeyes part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    workable hours for minors. slow and steady environment compared to other jobs

    Cons

    not enough workers to take up shifts.

    Advice to Management

    enforce the rules

    Popeyes2019-09-12
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