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History

Headquartered in Seattle, WA, Costco Wholesale is a multibillion dollar global retailer, operating more than 590 membership warehouse stores serving some 64 million cardholders in 40 US states and internationally. Despite its larSee more

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1983

Type

Company - Public

Revenue

Over $10B

Industry

Retail

Departments

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FieldRatio
other occupation30.2%
Healthcare11.3%
Administrative - Other9.9%
Cashiers7.9%
Computer / IT6.7%
Management - Other6.1%
Sales - Other5.8%
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Top 5 previous employers

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Retail Trade
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Health Care and Social Assistance
Large size

Industries

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Educational background

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Top educational institutions

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Bellevue College
Central Washington University

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

Age distribution at Costco.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male62.8%
female37.2%

Top job titles

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Career advancement

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Medium
Years in positionPercentage who advanced
<117.6%
130.2%
219.6%
310.7%
4+21.8%

Top 5 future employers

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Manufacturing - Communcations Equipment, Manufacturing - Aerospace
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Non-Licensed Hearing Aid Attendant-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationFlemington, NJ
Answers telephone and schedules appointments for the Hearing Center. Rings sales, provides clerical support, cleans area, and provides prompt and courteous customer service.Read more
Pharmacy Manager-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationMelrose Park, IL
Oversees and directs operations of the in-store pharmacy and other areas of the warehouse. Monitors department performance as Pharmacist-in-Charge. Participates in Pharmacist duties. This is a full-time management/leadership position (45+ hours per week).Read more
Meat Cutter-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationCordova, TN
Cuts and trims and prepares raw meat for sale using saws, knifes, grinder, and tenderizer.Read more
Pharmacy TechnicianCostco Wholesale Corp.Morganville, NJ
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 12 ROUTE 9 NORTH [Pharmacy Assistant] As a Pharmacy Technician at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacist to fill and dispense prescriptions for customers; Update patient records and inventory; Process invoices and makes accounting...Read more
Stocker-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationVacaville, CA
Stocks and straightens merchandise for sale in the warehouse. Clears and cleans aisles, and assists members.Read more
StockerCostco Wholesale Corp.Victorville, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 14555 VALLEY CENTER DR [Retail Associate / Store Receiver / Team Member] As a Stocker with Costco, you will: Move stock from the backroom to the sales floor; Stock and straighten merchandise for sale in the warehouse; Clear and...Read more
Tire InstallerCostco Wholesale Corp.Pleasant Prairie, WI
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 7707 94TH AVE [Tire Technician / Service Technician] As a Tire Installer with Costco, you will: Balance, install, and rotate tires; Repair tires; Stock tires; Clean area..Be Valued >>Read more
Membership Assistant-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationChicago, IL
Processes member sign ups, renewals and added cards. Instructs members and potential members about membership, warehouse and credit programs. Assists members regarding item availability. Issues replacement and temporary cards, keys credit applications and...Read more
Cake Decorator-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationSan Francisco, CA
Cuts, fills and ices cakes. Decorates and writes messages on cakes using pastry bags and tips. Packages cakes for special order and back stock.Read more
Membership AssistantCostco Wholesale Corp.Chantilly, VA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 14390 CHANTILLY CROSSING LANE [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards; Assist members regarding item availability; Issue...Read more
Payroll ClerkCostco Wholesale Corp.Corona, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 5030 HAMNER AVE [Office Clerk / Administrative Assistant / HR Coordinator] As a Payroll Clerk with Costco, you will: Assist with payroll, personnel, and benefit information and reports; Key, review, correct, and update entries to...Read more
InstallerCostco Wholesale Corp.Glenview, IL
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 2900 PATRIOT BLVD [Tire Technician / Service Technician] As a Tire Installer with Costco, you will: Balance, install, and rotate tires; Repair tires; Stock tires; Clean area..Be Valued >>Read more
Cake DecoratorCostco Wholesale Corp.Los Angeles, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 2901 LOS FELIZ BLVD [Bakery Clerk / Team Member / Kitchen Staff] As a Cake Decorator with Costco, you will: Cut, fill and ice cakes; Decorate and write messages on cakes using pastry bags and tips; Package cakes for special order...Read more
Pharmacy Sales Assistant-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationLihue, HI
Assists pharmacist with processing, pricing and selling prescriptions to customers. Assists customers at counter, retrieves prescriptions, rings up orders. Orders and stocks drugs, supplies, and over-the-counter merchandise.Read more
Meat CutterCostco Wholesale Corp.Azusa, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 1220 WEST FOOTHILL BLVD [Butcher / Crew Member / Meat Clerk] As a Meat Cutter with Costco, you will: Cut, trim and prepare raw meat for sale using saws, knifes, grinder, and tenderizer; Operate meat grinder; Clean area...Be Valued...Read more
Senior Hearing Aid Specialist-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationTeterboro, NJ
Oversees employees and directs operations of Hearing Center. Participates in Licensed Hearing Aid Dispenser duties. Provides a high level of member service.Read more
Non-Licensed Hearing Aid AttendantCostco Wholesale Corp.Inglewood, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 3560 WEST CENTURY BLVD [Customer Service / Cashier / Retail Associate] As a Hearing Aid Attendant with Costco, you will: Answer telephones and schedule appointments for the Hearing Center; Rings sales on the register; Provide...Read more
RTV Clerk-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationPearland, TX
Checks damaged, deleted, and defective goods to Return-to-Vendor inventory in the computer. Obtains vendor return authorization for items and ships out.Read more
Non-Licensed Optician-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationPort Chester, NY
Assists members in ordering eyeglasses, uses computer to process orders, dispenses and fits eyeglasses and contacts under the supervision of a Licensed Optician. Provides prompt and courteous member service.Read more
Licensed Hearing Aid Dispenser-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationChandler, AZ
Performs exams, takes ear impression, orders product. Programs and fits hearing aids. Maintains customer computer files. Provides a high level of member service.Read more
Inventory Auditor-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationPearland, TX
Maintain accurate count of all merchandise on the sales floor, steel and receiving. Identify, investigate and correct inventory discrepancies. Audit the receiving summary report daily.Read more
Order Picker-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationOntario, CA
Pulls merchandise for high-volume orders. Assists in processing orders. Communicates with members, merchandise managers, marketers and buying office to offer a high level of member service.Read more
Photo Lab Assistant-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationCorona, CA
Processes film and prints photos at mini-lab. Assists members, rings sales. Refills equipment.Read more
Power Equipment OperatorCostco Wholesale Corp.Aurora, CO
Costco Wholesale Corp. - 6325 N POWHATON ROAD [Forklift / Warehouse Associate / Material Handler] As an Equipment Operator with Costco, you will: Operate and maintain power equipment such as, clamp, slip-sheet, or fork sit-down lift truck, manual and...Read more
Pharmacist - Registered-CostcoCostco Wholesale CorporationNaples, FL
Dispenses prescription medications in high volume pharmacy.Read more
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Pharmacy Sales AssistantCostcoBaxter, MN
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 13650 ELDER DR [Pharmacy Clerk / Pharmacy Assistant / Pharmacy Cashier] As a Pharmacy Sales Assistant at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacists with processing, pricing andRead more
Membership AssistantCostcoRidgeland, MS
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 700 HIGHLAND COLONY PARKWAY [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and addedRead more
Membership AssistantCostcoAlbany, OR
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 3031 KILLDEER AVE SE [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Membership AssistantCostcoLaguna Niguel, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 27972 CABOT ROAD [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards; AssistRead more
Pharmacy TechnicianCostcoEast Peoria, IL
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 301 WEST WASHINGTON EAST [Retail Pharmacy Technician] As a Pharmacy Technician at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacist to fill and dispense prescriptions for customers;Read more
Pharmacy Sales AssistantCostcoSilver Spring, MD
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 11160 VIERS MILL ROAD [Pharmacy Clerk / Pharmacy Assistant / Pharmacy Cashier] As a Pharmacy Sales Assistant at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacists with processing, pricingRead more
Membership Assistant-CostcoCostcoBedford Park, IL
Processes member sign ups, renewals and added cards. Instructs members and potential members about membership, warehouse and credit programs. Assists members regarding item availability. IssuesRead more
Assists members in ordering eyeglasses, uses computer to process orders, dispenses and fits eyeglasses and contacts under the supervision of a Licensed Optician. Provides prompt and courteous memberRead more
Pharmacy Technician-CostcoCostcoSt. Cloud, MN
Assists pharmacist to fill, dispense prescriptions for customers. Assists customers at counter, retrieves prescriptions, rings up customers. Orders and stocks drugs, supplies, and over-the-counterRead more
Membership AssistantCostcoChandler, AZ
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 595 S GALLERIA WAY [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Non-Licensed Optician-CostcoCostcoGreenville, SC
Assists members in ordering eyeglasses, uses computer to process orders, dispenses and fits eyeglasses and contacts under the supervision of a Licensed Optician. Provides prompt and courteous memberRead more
Assists members in ordering eyeglasses, uses computer to process orders, dispenses and fits eyeglasses and contacts under the supervision of a Licensed Optician. Provides prompt and courteous memberRead more
Pharmacy TechnicianCostcoLancaster, PA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 1875 HEMPSTEAD RD [Retail Pharmacy Technician] As a Pharmacy Technician at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacist to fill and dispense prescriptions for customers; UpdateRead more
Membership AssistantCostcoCoralville, IA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 2900 HEARTLAND DR [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Membership AssistantCostcoOxnard, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 2001 E VENTURA BLVD [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Pharmacy Sales AssistantCostcoConroe, TX
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 8185 TEXAS SH 242 [Pharmacy Clerk / Pharmacy Assistant / Pharmacy Cashier] As a Pharmacy Sales Assistant at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacists with processing, pricing andRead more
Membership AssistantCostcoJuneau, AK
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 5225 COMMERCIAL WAY [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Membership AssistantCostcoEureka, CA
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 1006 W WABASH AVENUE [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Membership AssistantCostcoBradenton, FL
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 805 LIGHTHOUSE DR [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Assists members in ordering eyeglasses, uses computer to process orders, dispenses and fits eyeglasses and contacts under the supervision of a Licensed Optician. Provides prompt and courteous memberRead more
Non-Licensed Optician-CostcoCostcoLake In The Hills, IL
Assists members in ordering eyeglasses, uses computer to process orders, dispenses and fits eyeglasses and contacts under the supervision of a Licensed Optician. Provides prompt and courteous memberRead more
Membership AssistantCostcoHelena, MT
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 2195 E CUSTER AVE [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Skilled MaintenanceCostcoFlorence, KY
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 800 HEIGHTS BLVD [Technician / Mechanic / Facility Maintenance] As a Skilled Maintenance Worker with Costco, you will: Build and repair fixtures and structures; RepairRead more
Pharmacy Sales AssistantCostcoLittleton, CO
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 7900 W QUINCY AVENUE [Pharmacy Clerk / Pharmacy Assistant / Pharmacy Cashier] As a Pharmacy Sales Assistant at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacists with processing, pricingRead more
NY - Pharmacy TechnicianCostcoLong Island City, NY
Costco - JobID: 675####### [Retail / Customer Service] Assists pharmacist to fill, dispense prescriptions for customers. Assists customers at counter, retrieves prescriptions, rings up customers.Read more
Membership AssistantCostcoTwin Falls, ID
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 731 POLE LINE DRIVE [Customer Service / Member Service / Team Member] As a Membership Assistant with Costco, you will: Process member sign ups, renewals and added cards;Read more
Pharmacy TechnicianCostcoBend, OR
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 2500 NE HIGHWAY 20 [Retail Pharmacy Technician] As a Pharmacy Technician at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacist to fill and dispense prescriptions for customers; UpdateRead more
Payroll ClerkCostcoMount Pleasant, SC
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 3525 PARK AVE BLVD [Office Clerk / Administrative Assistant / HR Coordinator] As a Payroll Clerk with Costco, you will: Assist with payroll, personnel, and benefitRead more
Pharmacy TechnicianCostcoNaples, FL
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 6275 NAPLES BLVD. [Retail Pharmacy Technician] As a Pharmacy Technician at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacist to fill and dispense prescriptions for customers; UpdateRead more
Pharmacy TechnicianCostcoAnn Arbor, MI
Costco Wholesale Corp. - - 771 AIRPORT BLVD [Retail Pharmacy Technician] As a Pharmacy Technician at Costco, you will: Assist pharmacist to fill and dispense prescriptions for customers; UpdateRead more

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