Pacific Sunwear Reviews

Updated 3 Mar 2021

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3.6
58%
Recommend to a Friend
63%
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Pacific Sunwear President, CEO, and Director Gary H. Schoenfeld
Gary H. Schoenfeld
582 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. "good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear

    Pros

    fun atmosphere, nice discount, nice co workers

    Cons

    bad schedules, long hours, close late

  2. "Sales Associate"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    can be your authentic self while working

    Cons

    you are asked for a lot of effort and energy in being great at customer service but never get a raise as a sales associate.. it is very rewarding however if it's your first job and are not necessarily looking for a big money incentive and more for experience


  3. "Challenging place to work with opportu"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Santa Anita, CA
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Upper management is supportive and creates a positive working environment.

    Cons

    Payroll expectations were challenging with level of responsibilities given on a daily basis.

  4. "Pacsun"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Part Time Sales Associate in Brea, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pacific Sunwear part-time

    Pros

    Great store. Love it a lot

    Cons

    Not really much to be honest

  5. "Hi"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Store Manager in King of Prussia, PA

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear full-time

    Pros

    Love Pac. Great work place

    Cons

    There are no cons to pac

  6. "Great"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Site Merchandiser in Anaheim, CA

    I have been working at Pacific Sunwear full-time

    Pros

    Great, great great great grea

    Cons

    None none none none none

  7. "Job"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great company Fun atmosphere Discount on clothes

    Cons

    Not a lot of hours

  8. "Sales Associate"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Deptford Township, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pacific Sunwear part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible work hours, great work environment

    Cons

    not many hours to give

  9. "Solid Student Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate 
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pacific Sunwear part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fun environment and great employee discount

    Cons

    It's retail and the pay is tough

  10. "Very Chill"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Naples, FL

    I have been working at Pacific Sunwear part-time

    Pros

    chill environment and no dress code

    Cons

    it depends who you work with

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