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  • "Low pay for someone with experience and no real idea how long it will take to increase(in 215 reviews)
  • "bad management and not a lot of incentives(in 113 reviews)
  • "No Hours No Opportunity:(in 85 reviews)
  • "Managers are rude(in 60 reviews)
  • "No commission so who cares if you get the sale(in 32 reviews)

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Found 2,562 of over 3K reviews

Updated Sep 22, 2023

    1. 5.0
      Sep 8, 2023
      Floor Sales Associate
      Former Employee, less than 1 year
      Braintree, MA
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook


      The people you work with. The team made the experience a highlight


      Lack of official Store Manager

      1. 5.0
        Sep 13, 2023
        Store Manager
        Current Employee, more than 5 years
        Tucson, AZ
        CEO Approval
        Business Outlook


        - great benefits - focus around employee well-being - encouraged PTO on off-peak seasons - no pressure to hit commission goals - lots of training tools available at any given time - communication within the district leaders for added support encouraged


        - retail blackout calendar - no set schedule - normal retail downsides

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      Vans has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 2,715 reviews left anonymously by employees. 75% of employees would recommend working at Vans to a friend and 55% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

      According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Vans employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Vans. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

      75% of Vans employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Vans 3.8 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.2 for culture and values and 3.3 for career opportunities.

      According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Vans to be benefits, culture, coworkers and the cons to be career development, management, compensation.

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