Costco Wholesale
3.8 of 5 1,021 reviews Issaquah, WA 5000+ Employees

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Really Good Place to Work, but Limited Opportunities for Advancement

Major Sales Associate (Current Employee)
Surrey, BC (Canada)

I have been working at Costco Wholesale full-time for more than a year

Pros- Good Benfits
- Decent Wages
- Good People

Cons- Bureaucratic
- Limited opportunities for advancement

Advice to Senior ManagementNone.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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2 people found this helpful  

Great while I was there,but realized there is a life outside of Costco

Merchandising Supervisor (Former Employee)
Calgary, AB (Canada)

I worked at Costco Wholesale full-time for more than 10 years

Pros: Best paying company in the retail industry for uneducated people who want have a decent family income. But… Cons: Very poor retirement savings plan for there employees!!! When they retire they better hope they have… Advice to Senior Management: Help you employees better plan their retirement. The current plan the company offers is a… More

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3 people found this helpful  

Solid company to work for but not enough focus on their employees and the way they are treated

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Scottsdale, AZ (US)

I worked at Costco Wholesale part-time for less than a year

Pros: Great base pay and benefits Cons: Not very employee focused- seemed to have unfair treatment Advice to Senior Management: Have a more transparent review process. Management that is not present in the employee's work day should not conduct the review. Letting a seasonal employee… More

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