Panera Bread
3.0 of 5 930 reviews
www.panerabread.com Saint Louis, MO 5000+ Employees

930 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Disapproves of CEO

 

Taking everything from your employees is not cool

Catering Coordinator (Current Employee)
Philadelphia, PA (US)

I have been working at Panera Bread full-time for more than 3 years

ProsCo-workers, hours, environment, customers, simple

ConsPay, flexibility, catering pay scale, taking advantage of employees, taxing tips/delivery fees

Advice to Senior ManagementDo not take advantage of your employees

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Approves of CEO

 

Overworked and underpaid

Associate (Former Employee)
Carbondale, IL (US)

I worked at Panera Bread full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Flexible scheduling and however many/few hours you wanted Cons: No appreciation for a job well done Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

 

Good for a job with no growth.

Certified Trainer (Current Employee)
Knoxville, TN (US)

I have been working at Panera Bread part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Decent hourly pay, good hours for a restaurant. Cons: Management expects trainers to perform as managers, and blames them for things that are actually manangment… Advice to Senior Management: Do your job or at least back up your trainers. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

There are newer reviews on Panera Bread.

Worked for Panera Bread? Contribute to the Community!

Panera Bread – Why Work for Us?

We are bakers of bread. We are fresh from the oven. We are a symbol of warmth and welcome. We are a simple pleasure, honest and genuine. We are a life story told over dinner. We are a long lunch with an old friend. We… Full Overview

Provided by employer [?]

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.

Glassdoor is your free inside look at Panera Bread reviews and ratings — including employee satisfaction and approval rating for Panera Bread CEO Ronald Shaich. All reviews posted anonymously by Panera Bread employees.