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Sonic Reviews

Updated 18 October, 2018
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Pros
  • "Great if you like working in a fast-paced environment" (in 162 reviews)

  • "You get to meet new people and its a good way to gain experience in the workforce for first-time employees" (in 35 reviews)

Cons
  • "Only sometimes did I make enough in tips to approach normal minimum wage" (in 80 reviews)

  • "Sometimes it requires long hours" (in 79 reviews)

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  1. "Sonic"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Allowed for flexible scheduling .

    Cons

    Training was unorganized, usually long shifts.


  2. "Car Hop"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sonic part-time

    Pros

    Daily tips, discounts on food and drinks

    Cons

    Shortage of work hours, Sent home if no work is available

  3. "Car Hop"

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    Current Employee - Car Hop in Grand Island, NE (US)
    Current Employee - Car Hop in Grand Island, NE (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sonic part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great environment. You get to keep any tips you make.

    Cons

    Hours are cut in the winter months.

    Advice to Management

    N/A


  4. "Not the typical auto dealer company. Great training, management and longevity."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Sonic cares about associate satisfaction and great benefits with fair pay.

    Cons

    Not the highest paying automobile company.


  5. "It’s fast food, so it has its advantages."

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    Former Employee - Sonic Drive Thru in Kansas City, MO (US)
    Former Employee - Sonic Drive Thru in Kansas City, MO (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Got used to the job, I mean I worked there for four years.

    Cons

    When customers are mean, and feel like they can talk to you however they want.

    Advice to Management

    Make your experience workers happy.


  6. "Operations manager"

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    Current Employee - Operations Manager in New York, NY (US)
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in New York, NY (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sonic full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good pay, vacation, salary, bonus

    Cons

    Long hours, no extra time, no vacation on December

    Advice to Management

    Team cooperations


  7. "Sonic Carhop"

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    Former Employee - CarHop in Memphis, TN (US)
    Former Employee - CarHop in Memphis, TN (US)

    I worked at Sonic part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Always try to cater to your schedule

    Cons

    Lots of very young unexperienced workers

  8. "Car hop & cook"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Sonic part-time

    Pros

    The tips at sonic were good.

    Cons

    The manager at the time was very rude


  9. "Car-Hop"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sonic part-time

    Pros

    Lost weight from always running around, easy job

    Cons

    hard to skate, no tips


  10. "Amazing job to have."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sonic part-time

    Pros

    Friendly co-workers & fun environment.

    Cons

    Always being asked to come in early or on days off.

    Advice to Management

    None


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