RadioShack Reviews

Updated Jun 7, 2020

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3.2
37%
Recommend to a Friend
41%
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RadioShack CEO  Dean Rogers (no image)
Dean Rogers
250 Ratings
Pros
  • "Excellent opportunity to get your food in the door for the world of electronics(in 175 reviews)

  • "You made good money when a new cell phone came out(in 174 reviews)

Cons
  • "chapter 11, failures of upper management(in 271 reviews)

  • "To much pressure to sell cell phones even on days when we had blizzards as that was no excuse(in 161 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good Times"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great flexibility with day to day activities

    Cons

    No respect from customers coming

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  2. "Company Closed"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack part-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule to work while in school

    Cons

    Company was closed down indefinitely

  3. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Midvale, UT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay was decent as long as you knew how to sell.

    Cons

    Management was non-existent and when they hired a good manager they ran them off.

  4. "Awesome job"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Prep/Line Cook in Dallas, GA

    I worked at RadioShack full-time

    Pros

    The people make the place

    Cons

    Co workers can make you hate it

  5. "WORST COMPANY EVER"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Specialist in Fort Worth, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    decent salary, decent discount on Radioshack/in-house items, company cars, company card

    Cons

    salaries were not competitive, work culture shifted based on teams, some were slow, some fast.

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  6. "work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Arcade, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The customers were good and paid was fair.

    Cons

    I just didn't like the way they handle things and management was whatever.

  7. "Great company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Technical Writer in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Total freedom and work days

    Cons

    None that I can recall

  8. "My Experience"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate 

    I worked at RadioShack part-time

    Pros

    Definitely my sales experience were sharpened up at RadioShack.

    Cons

    Outside my sales experience, the lack of training really was reflected all through out.

  9. "Not a good company to work for."

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Trenton, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Opportunity for advancement, learned a lot about retail operations.

    Cons

    Pay not up to date with retail management, location closed out of business.

  10. "I help customers find whatever they need and try my best to get sales. I also repair cell-phones."

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Phone Repair Guy in Lenoir, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at RadioShack full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great boss, great co-workers, and overall great environment. We have a wide variety of products from basic needs of a consumer to even advanced products for doing almost any project.

    Cons

    Honestly no cons. Love my job.

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