RadioShack Reviews

Updated 27 May 2020

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3.2
37%
Recommend to a Friend
41%
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RadioShack CEO  Dean Rogers (no image)
Dean Rogers
249 Ratings
Pros
  • "Excellent opportunity to get your food in the door for the world of electronics(in 176 reviews)

  • "You made good money when a new cell phone came out(in 174 reviews)

Cons
  • "chapter 11, failures of upper management(in 271 reviews)

  • "To much pressure to sell cell phones even on days when we had blizzards as that was no excuse(in 161 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Company Closed"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack part-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule to work while in school

    Cons

    Company was closed down indefinitely

    RadioShack2020-05-27
  2. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Midvale, UT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay was decent as long as you knew how to sell.

    Cons

    Management was non-existent and when they hired a good manager they ran them off.

    RadioShack2020-04-09
  3. "Awesome job"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Prep/Line Cook in Dallas, GA

    I worked at RadioShack full-time

    Pros

    The people make the place

    Cons

    Co workers can make you hate it

    RadioShack2020-03-26
  4. "WORST COMPANY EVER"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - IT Specialist in Fort Worth, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at RadioShack full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    decent salary, decent discount on Radioshack/in-house items, company cars, company card

    Cons

    salaries were not competitive, work culture shifted based on teams, some were slow, some fast.

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    RadioShack2020-04-28
  5. "work"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Cashier in Arcade, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The customers were good and paid was fair.

    Cons

    I just didn't like the way they handle things and management was whatever.

    RadioShack2020-03-08
  6. "Great company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Technical Writer in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Total freedom and work days

    Cons

    None that I can recall

    RadioShack2020-02-19
  7. "My Experience"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate 

    I worked at RadioShack part-time

    Pros

    Definitely my sales experience were sharpened up at RadioShack.

    Cons

    Outside my sales experience, the lack of training really was reflected all through out.

    RadioShack2020-02-27
  8. "Not a good company to work for."

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Trenton, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Opportunity for advancement, learned a lot about retail operations.

    Cons

    Pay not up to date with retail management, location closed out of business.

    RadioShack2020-02-17
  9. "I help customers find whatever they need and try my best to get sales. I also repair cell-phones."

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Phone Repair Guy in Lenoir, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at RadioShack full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great boss, great co-workers, and overall great environment. We have a wide variety of products from basic needs of a consumer to even advanced products for doing almost any project.

    Cons

    Honestly no cons. Love my job.

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    RadioShack2020-01-28
  10. "I learned a lot but this company was definitely struggling."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at RadioShack full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great training and cool products.

    Cons

    When I worked here Radio Shack was facing a lot of store closures

    RadioShack2020-01-30
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