Rent-A-Center Reviews

Updated Jul 5, 2020

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2.7
33%
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42%
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Rent-A-Center CEO Mitch Fadel
Mitch Fadel
148 Ratings
Pros
  • "You have good pay and decent hours(in 121 reviews)

  • "Decent pay and easy work at times(in 101 reviews)

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  1. "Great career!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Scottsboro, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Rent-A-Center full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Excellent place to work, I am excited about coming to work everyday because no one day is ever the same and great advancement opportunity's.

    Cons

    Working Saturdays. But its not terrible you get off an hour early on Saturdays and your getting paid so its ok.

  2. "Pay is good, but work is demeaning"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Credit Manager in Wytheville, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Rent-A-Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay can be good depending on education and experience

    Cons

    The work for someone with "Manager" in the title is demeaning and hard. They will work you to death and you stay on the road way too much

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  3. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Collection Manager in New York, NY

    I worked at Rent-A-Center full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good hours good pay good communication

    Cons

    no cons that I experienced

  4. "no life"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Store Manager 

    I have been working at Rent-A-Center full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Your co-workesr become your family

    Cons

    As a store manager Wednesdays and Sundays off. No work-life balance

  5. "Retail Nightmare"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - District Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Rent-A-Center full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The company has Great people working in stores and benefits are ok..

    Cons

    Corporate could care less about the field. The company operates from fear and will drop you like that.

  6. "Ok job"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Wooster, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rent-A-Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent pay and easy work at times

    Cons

    Never a day off mentally district manager harasses you on Sunday for bad opening numbers

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  7. "Take this job as a last resort."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Louisville, KY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Rent-A-Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Sales experience, meet new people.

    Cons

    Too many to tell.. very overworked, not near enough pay/compensation, high expectations, no home/life time at all. Upper management is over paid and could care less about their employees and you're just a number to them.

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  8. "Unfair, Hard Work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Account Representative 
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Rent-A-Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Job security. That is it.

    Cons

    Assistants and Managers pass on as many tasks as they can down the line. If you work with a female you will be expected to make up for what they can't do physically or down right add their responsibilities to your own.

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  9. "Quality Depends on District Manager"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rent-A-Center full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Retail bootcamp, great training, fun work, great team environment, opportunity to help people that need it, job security

    Cons

    Work life balance, low pay unless you work a lot of overtime, opinion heard but not listened to

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  10. "huh"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Huntsville, TX

    I have been working at Rent-A-Center full-time

    Pros

    Good pay for starting job.

    Cons

    Not the best hours to work.

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