CareerBliss Snapshot: Costco

Posted October 06, 2011

Since it’s founding in 1983, Costco has gone on to become one of the largest retailers in the world (and the world’s largest retailer of fine wine). The buy-in-bulk warehouse chain employs more than 140,000 people, who serve some 55 million members. If you’re ever out of the country and need to buy a 50-gallon drum of ranch dressing, you’re in luck. Costco warehouses can be found in Canada, Mexico, the UK, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Australia.

Here’s a look at employee happiness at Costco as of Oct. 5:

Happiness FactorCareerBliss* Rating
Growth Opportunity3.7
Recommend to Others3.8
Work-Life Balance3.7
Career Advancement3.7
Senior Management3.9
Job Security3.9
Overall score3.8

* CareerBliss Ratings are derived from company reviews that evaluate each of the key factors that contribute to the overall happiness in the workplace. Ratings are based on a scale of 1 to 5.

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