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Starbucks Reviews

Updated Apr 6, 2020

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3.8
73%
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Starbucks President & CEO Kevin Johnson
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4,383 Ratings
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  • "Can be a stressful environment for someone who is not used to fast-paced work(in 677 reviews)

  • "Rude customers always yelling at you(in 614 reviews)

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  1. "good"

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    Former Employee - Barista - Starbucks in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    good place to work for foreigner

    Cons

    bit hard for people from outside

    Starbucks2020-04-04
  2. "Awesome job"

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    Former Employee - Barista in Markham, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Everything is great, great employer and company

    Cons

    Work load is high sometimes but pay is good and environment ispositive

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    Starbucks2020-04-03
  3. "Fantastic!"

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    Current Employee - Barista - Starbucks 

    I have been working at Starbucks part-time

    Pros

    Friendly, reliable, helps with student funds

    Cons

    Early open shifts and long time standing in same position

    Starbucks2020-04-03
  4. "Barista"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Starbucks part-time

    Pros

    Nice employees to work with

    Cons

    Hard to get into a routine

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    Starbucks2020-03-31
  5. "A Company That Cares"

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    Current Employee - Barista, Shift Supervisor in Burlington, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Starbucks is all about family. They are a company that takes care of you and your community.

    Cons

    I'm a fairly organized and clean person, but sometimes the job entails more cleaning than serving coffee and connecting with others.

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    Starbucks2020-03-31
  6. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - General Manager 
    Recommends

    I worked at Starbucks full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work life balance if you manage your store well Decent pay Fun place to work Good benefits

    Cons

    Sometimes overwhlemingly stressful and can be lonely as the store manager since there are no colleagues on the same level

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    Starbucks2020-04-01
  7. "Super Great! Works for a lot of different people!"

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    Current Employee - Barista - Starbucks in St. John's, NL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best team I've ever worked with. Super fun job if you love being a hands-on type of person. Free drinks.

    Cons

    Weird hours, the customers can be the worst people I've ever met and I've worked in retail for over 5 years

    Starbucks2020-03-30
  8. "fun"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Langley, BC

    I worked at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    fun, easy going, good manager

    Cons

    busy, odd hours, sometimes overwhelming

    Starbucks2020-03-30
  9. "Barista"

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    Former Employee - Barista - Starbucks 

    I worked at Starbucks part-time

    Pros

    free drinks on shifts, good benefits

    Cons

    minimum wage - expected for this job, not really a con

    Starbucks2020-03-29
  10. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Starbucks full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly workers, flexible schedule, fun

    Cons

    Sometimes too busy, not the cleanest

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    Starbucks2020-03-29
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