CarMax Overview

  • www.carmax.com/
  • Richmond, United States
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1993
  • Company - Public (KMX)
  • Motor Vehicle Dealers
  • $10+ billion (USD)

When you love what you do, it shows. Valued employees lead to valued customers. We put people first at CarMax. When you join us, you become part of a community that welcomes you with open arms. Find tools, resources, and collaborative problem solving to unleash your full ...

Company Updates

November 16, 2022
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In September, Salesforce and NBCUniversal introduced The Shift, a new video series showing how seven high-growth companies navigate digital transformation to thrive in today's market. The show spotlights CarMax’s digital transformation journey and our product teams’ test-and-learn approach to innovating how we showcase our inventory online. Stream the half-hour episode on CNBC.com, Salesforce+, or Peacock.
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CarMax is revolutionizing the used car buying experience (again)
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September 8, 2022
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CarMax is on FORTUNE’s Best Workplaces in Retail™ list for the eighth year in a row! Check out our open opportunities if you’re looking for a truly special place to develop and grow your career. #bestworkplaces #GPTWcertified #TeamCarMax
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I’m 21, I sell cars at Carmax, before this I sold cable door to door for then security systems door to doo. and now I’ve been here for a year and some change. On pace to make 75k but just got a bonus that should push me to 90-100k next year. What field can I move into that would push this number higher. I love talking to people and making them see the value in something and I wanna continue to grow.

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CarMax Reviews

3.8
70%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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2,226 Ratings
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"Great Place to Work!"

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Pros

Tons of growth opportunities, great work life balance. I have worked in several locations around the US and at the Home Office and all of my managers have been invested in my growth and care about me

Cons

Retail hours in the stores can be a lot
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Diversity & Inclusion at CarMax

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(2035 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

To ensure CarMax remains deliberate and strategic in living our values and fostering an inclusive culture, the company has established a Diversity and Inclusion Council composed of leaders from diverse backgrounds, including race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation and CarMax business area. The council is responsible for overseeing the following four focus areas which include communication and education, leadership development, associate experience, and combating social inequality and injustice. 

 

CarMax has pledged $1 million over the next year to organizations focused on injustice, inequality, and promoting inclusive communities. In 2020, we donated $50,000 each to the

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at CarMax?

...The culture of respect and empathy is really pervasive throughout the stores and office— plus there’s a good amount of diversity....Read More

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CarMax Interviews

Experience
Positive59%
Negative22%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online73%
Employee Referral8%
Campus Recruiting8%
Difficulty
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CarMax Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, #98Fortune Magazine2022
  • Training APEX Award, #43Training Magazine2022
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ EqualityHuman Rights Campaign Foundation2022
  • People Magazine's Companies that Care 2021People Magazine2021
  • Best for Vets EmployerMilitary Times Magazine2021

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CarMax FAQ

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Does CarMax offer relocation assistance?

...Carmax has a great benefits package and the pay is usually above the average rate of the competing shops....

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People Also Ask about CarMax

Employees rate CarMax 3.8 out of 5 stars based on 6,063 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at CarMax, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at CarMax and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 70% of employees would recommend working at CarMax to a friend. This is based on 5,958 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

59% of job seekers rate their interview experience at CarMax as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.9 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at CarMax.

61% of employees think that CarMax has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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