Thrifty Car Rental Reviews

Updated May 11, 2020

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2.7
44%
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12%
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Thrifty Car Rental CEO Kathryn V Marinello
Kathryn V Marinello
4 Ratings
Pros
  • "Nice cars to drive occasionally(in 4 reviews)

  • "great team made great friends here(in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours and not much availability for progression(in 4 reviews)

  • "Bias nature, low pay scale, procedures, business tactics, idea implementations(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great Brand"

    5.0
     

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental

    Pros

    Now owned by Hertz, but good place to work

    Cons

    dealing with the public is always a challenge

  2. "Decent place to work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Rental Sales Agent 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental full-time

    Pros

    A lot of tenor, workers are there for years

    Cons

    Management can sometimes show favoritism


  3. "Unethical Practices"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great incentive payouts. Plenty of overtime

    Cons

    Unfair treatment. Leadership in upper management questionable.

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  4. "Descent"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Rental Sales Agent in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The opportunity to make money off of commissions.

    Cons

    Must meet sales goals or risk loosing job.

  5. "Alright"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Car Detailer in East Kingsport, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good condition workers great Boss

    Cons

    Not enough hours no free lunch

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  6. "Return Agent Representative"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Thrifty Car Rental full-time

    Pros

    Reason get opportunity to meet different kind of cultures and people got opportunity to learned about cars.

    Cons

    Pay is not good but good change for awhile know is time to move to better outlook.

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  7. Helpful (2)

    "AVOID the McGhee Tyson Franchise Location"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Service in Knoxville, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    hmm, pros. get to drive brand new ford trucks since that is all the owner knows how to buy

    Cons

    liars, those set in their ways., back stabbers, everyone is the boss to the new hire their only job is to clean a car and they cant even do that. EGO city. heaven help you should you do the actual job of cleaning the car and think outside of the box, nothing but butt kissers when any form of mgmt is around but backstabbers when mgrment isnt looking. a HORRIBLE HR. the HR needs to be fired and rehired. after they are actually trained in what a HR position is really about..aka the employee? not management?

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  8. "Great place"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental for less than a year

    Pros

    I learned a lot

    Cons

    Long hours and annoying customers

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  9. "Damage Claims Agent"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Damage Claims Agent in Tulsa, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Thrifty Car Rental full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Management Works with need for time off of work.

    Cons

    Little training was given to employees.

  10. "Eh..."

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Gate Agent in College Park, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Thrifty Car Rental full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    40% off your rental, 9.50 an hour starting out, usually quiet, nice coworkers, you get to meet people from all around the world, great benefits.

    Cons

    I was supposed to get a raise at 6 months, and I haven't, I'm not the only one. People get unreasonably nasty with you sometimes, and some people here like to talk.

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