Pacific Sunwear Reviews

Updated Sep 16, 2021

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3.4
55%
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64%
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Pacific Sunwear President, CEO, and Director Gary H. Schoenfeld
Gary H. Schoenfeld
625 Ratings
Pros
  • "Pacsun is a very laid back environment and an easy college job(in 118 reviews)

  • "Fantastic team, fun environment, employee discount(in 110 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Bad communication between upper management to lower(in 90 reviews)

  • "bad managers, minimum wage, difficult to work your way up typically(in 75 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Former Employee

      good

      Dec 3, 2017 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      fun atmosphere, nice discount, nice co workers

      Cons

      bad schedules, long hours, close late

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Not the best retail experience

      Jun 27, 2021 - Sales Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Laid back at times, usually enjoyable coworkers

      Cons

      Inconsistent hours, boring work, no commission so no incentive to make sales, inconsistent goals. Occasionally have to work through the night for a floorset, but the pay is alright. Never schedules for overtime.

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company

      Sep 14, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -easy job -can be easy at times

      Cons

      -no room for growth in store

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Sales

      Sep 7, 2021 - Sales Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cool Music to listen too and decent discount.

      Cons

      Pay was little. Store was always busy and people made a lot of messes.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Fun people to work with

      Sep 6, 2021 - Sales Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      the coworkers are fun to work with and discount

      Cons

      Less hours but you gotta do a lot of work

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      weirdos

      Sep 16, 2021 - Sales Associate in Schaumburg, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      discounts, the pay, and breaks

      Cons

      fatphobic, homophobic, POS coworkers, unfair treatment

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company !

      Sep 1, 2021 - Assistant Manager in Glendale, AZ
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Longevity and opportunity to move up is always available

      Cons

      The pay does not increase often

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    8. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Mismanaged

      Sep 16, 2021 - Support Services in Anaheim, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      work from home job is easy

      Cons

      no supervisor co workers are not good poor leadership

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great first job

      Aug 31, 2021 - Seasonal Sales Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Relaxed work environment and sales incentives

      Cons

      Management was come and go

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good culture long hours

      Sep 14, 2021 - Product Manager in Anaheim, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great culture and people to work with. Good benefits

      Cons

      Long hours, heavy workloads and young immature buyers

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