Panera Bread
3.0 of 5 936 reviews
www.panerabread.com Saint Louis, MO 5000+ Employees

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Started off great, but then when you become really good at what you do, they take advantage of you for their benefits.

Catering Coordinator (Current Employee)

I have been working at Panera Bread full-time for more than a year

ProsCompetitive pay, and company has an awesome reputation which makes you proud to say you work there. Very good company values, Teaches you ALOT about customer service and lifetime values and lessons.

ConsThey most often than not pick the worst people for management positions...makes no sense...

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

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Overworked, unappreciated.

Catering Coordinator (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL (US)

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


Pros: The money can be great, depending on tips. You aren't required to work many weekends, which is uncommon in the… Cons: You may often work very long hours. There are no bonuses for hitting sales goals, so there is little motivation to hit your goals. There… Advice to Senior Management: Make sure your caterer has all the support they need. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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  • Senior Management
         
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Fun Co-Workers But Overworked & Underpaid

Panera BreadAssociate (Current Employee)
Cincinnati, OH (US)

I have been working at Panera Bread part-time for less than a year


Pros: - Co-Workers - Non Greasy Foods - Variety Of Foods To Enjoy -… Cons: - Underpaid Because Manager Rake In All The Money - Your Clothes Get Filled With The Smell Of All The Food… Advice to Senior Management: Do Your Best To Make Your Team Really Feel Like… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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