Summary

Company information

History

Best Buy Company and its Family of Brands: Best Buy is the world’s largest multi-channel consumer electronics retailer with stores in the United States, Canada, China, and Mexico. We are the 11th largest online retailer in the U.SSee more

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1966

CEO

Hubert Joly

Type

Company - Public

Revenue

Over $10B

Industry

Major Household Appliances Dealers

Occupations

FieldRatio
Sales Representatives, Services10.8%
Retail Sales Workers10.8%
Computer Occupations10%
Information and Record Clerks8.4%
Supervisors of Sales Workers8.3%
Other Management Occupations7.5%
Operations Specialties Managers5.6%
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Team

Professional experience

Years of experience

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Top 5 previous employers

Explore the companies list most of Best Buy employees formerly worked for.
Computer
Large size
Retail
Large size

Size of previous employers

Ranked by size, look at the type of companies Best Buy employees used to work at.

Educational background

Fields of study

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Top 5 institutions

Explore the list of higher education institutions most of Best Buy employees studied at.
Minnesota State University-Mankato
St. Cloud State University

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

Age distribution at Best Buy.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male73.4%
female26.6%

Career advancement

Career advancement

Chances of advancement at Best Buy.
High

Top 5 future employers

See the list of companies most Best Buy employees moved on to.
Customer Service, Manufacturing
Large size
Telecom
Large size

Jobs

Job openings

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Lead Installer, Magnolia CustomBest BuyColorado Springs, CO
As our Magnolia Custom Lead Installer, you will be responsible for the delivery, installation, configuration, and programming of advanced audio systems in residential and commercial spaces. You will need to meet the Magnolia standard of excellence in...Read more
The Best Buy Advisor engages customers using relationship skills and inspires them to see what's possible with technology. In addition, they build quality relationships with customers and clients, making them feel excited, confident, and appreciated while...Read more
The Cadet travels via Geekmobile from the precinct to our client's home and assists with the delivery and basic installation of technology products alongside a seasoned Agent. They provide our clients service that exceeds expectations by handling...Read more
Product Flow SpecialistBest BuyLubbock, TX
The Product Flow Specialists receive and ship product to and from stores, stock product, and assist customers with product carry-outs and online orders. They support overall store goals by performing tasks that ensure product integrity and customer...Read more
Our Autotech Service Writer will provide friendly, fast, and accurate processing of client transactions in the Mobile Installation Bay. The Autotech Service Writer develops strong relationships with clients by becoming a trusted advisor, partner and helper...Read more
Geek Squad Advanced Repair AgentBest BuyNew Baltimore, MI
The Geek Squad Advanced Repair Agent identifies and offers technology related, solution-based recommendations to solve customer needs and ensure that no customer is left unserved. They create and maintain a supportive environment for customers by asking...Read more
Geek Squad Consultation AgentBest BuyWilliston, VT
Geek Squad Consultation Agent As the first point of contact, Geek Squad Consultation Agents provide knowledgeable technology solutions and support, while maintaining a friendly, efficient check-in and check-out experience for customers requiring product or...Read more
The Cadet is responsible for assisting with the delivery, installation, repair, and haul away of consumer electronics. They assist in performing a variety of fulfillment duties which include delivery, installation, integration, networking, and repairing...Read more
The Cadet travels via Geekmobile from the precinct to our client's home and assists with the delivery and basic installation of technology products alongside a seasoned Agent. They provide our clients service that exceeds expectations by handling...Read more
Car Install TechnicianBest BuySan Jose, CA
Our technicians are passionate electronics experts and are especially impassioned when talking about the connected car. As a Geek Squad Autotech, you'll go through a full 90-day onboarding, job shadowing and new hire training to prepare you for the Mobile...Read more
Geek Squad Support AgentBest BuyOntario, CA
Our Support Agent performs general warehouse work and is responsible for the following objectives: Receiving, routing and shipping consumer electronic products and parts while maintaining a clean and organized work area. Key Responsibilities * Load, unload...Read more
What does a Sales Consultant - Appliance Outlet do? The Sales Consultant - Appliance Outlet ensures Best Buy delivers a world-class customer experience as THE destination and authority for technology products and services. You will provide velocity and...Read more
The Cadet is responsible for assisting with the delivery, installation, repair, and haul away of consumer electronics. They assist in performing a variety of fulfillment duties which include delivery, installation, integration, networking, and repairing...Read more
The home delivery drivers are passionate installation experts and are especially impassioned when talking about Home Theater and Appliance products. Whether the request is to deliver a washer and dryer or install a client's dream home theater experience...Read more
Store Phone OperatorBest BuyAnchorage, AK
The Best Buy Store Phone Operator will provide fast and friendly over-the-phone support for customers. They work with the customer to become a trusted advisor and partner, assisting them in making technology a part of their everyday life. They partner with...Read more
Apple Mobility SpecialistBest BuyAnchorage, AK
The Best Buy Certified Apple Mobility Advisor creates a world-class shopping experience for our customers while inspiring them to see what's possible with technology. They build quality relationships with customers to provide them with relevant and...Read more
The Cadet is responsible for assisting with the delivery, installation, repair, and haul away of consumer electronics. They assist in performing a variety of fulfillment duties which include delivery, installation, integration, networking, and repairing...Read more
The Best Buy Advisor engages customers using relationship skills and inspires them to see what's possible with technology. In addition, they build quality relationships with customers and clients, making them feel excited, confident, and appreciated while...Read more
Sales Supervisor, Home TheatreBest BuyLutherville Timonium, MD
The Sales Supervisor ensures Best Buy delivers a world-class customer experience as the primary destination and authority for technology products and services. They play a vital role in leading a Best Buy Department to elevate sales performance by...Read more
Dyson SpecialistBest BuySeattle, WA
The Best Buy Certified Dyson Advisor creates a world-class shopping experience for our customers while inspiring them to see what's possible with technology. They build quality relationships with customers to provide them with relevant and memorable...Read more
The Cadet travels via Geekmobile from the precinct to our client's home and assists with the delivery and basic installation of technology products alongside a seasoned Agent. They provide our clients a level of service that exceeds expectations by...Read more
AT&T SpecialistBest BuyCincinnati, OH
The Best Buy Certified AT&T Advisor creates a world-class shopping experience for our customers while inspiring them to see what's possible with technology. They build quality relationships with customers to provide them with relevant and memorable product...Read more
O/S- GEEK SQUAD Cadet (SLO, CA) 396Best BuySan Luis Obispo, CA
The Cadet is responsible for assisting with the delivery, installation, repair, and haul away of consumer electronics. They assist in performing a variety of fulfillment duties which include delivery, installation, integration, networking, and repairing...Read more
Microsoft ExpertBest BuyNorwalk, CT
The Microsoft Expert is responsible for delivering an end-to-end Microsoft Experience across all aspects of the Microsoft ecosystem. This role will achieve sales targets in revenue, margin, and solutions within the Microsoft ecosystem. Works closely with...Read more
What does the Major Appliance Specialty Sales Supervisor do? The Major Appliance Specialty Sales Supervisor is responsible to manage the Appliance department in a Best Buy Store within the standard operating platform to achieve maximum profitability...Read more
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A: gender ratio is 26.6% female, 73.4% male.
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Q: Which companies did employees work for before starting at Best Buy?
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A: Amazon, Apple, Google, Lowe's, Microsoft Corporation, Target, The Home Depot, Walmart.
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A: No higher education, Bachelor of Science.
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Q: What’s the name of Best Buy’s CEO?
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A: Hubert Joly.
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A: 1966.
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Q: What industry is Best Buy in?
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A: Retail Trade.
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Q: what kind of companies did Best Buy employees work for?
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A: "Help to enrich and empower people's lives through technology.".
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A: BBY.
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A: advancement opportunities are high
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Q: Where’s Best Buy’s HQ located?
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A: The HQ is at Richfield, MN.
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A: Apple, AT&T, Best Buy, Geek Squad, Lowe's, Magnolia Audio-Video, Sprint, Target.
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