The advantages extend beyond the hefty compensation.
Employees get to try out new products before they hit the stores, and they frequently scoop up hot-ticket items as soon as they become available.
Employees also have access to sales before customers. "We notice things go on clearance before you do, and if it's a good value, we'll snag it,"
Multiple employees confirmed on Reddit that every Thanksgiving, American Costco staff receive a voucher for a free turkey.
Perhaps the most significant disadvantage of buying at Costco is the extremely long checkout lines – yet staff are exempt from them.
[These] cards can be handed to any of your family members or friends. In addition, if you work for Costco for more than [than] 25 years then retire, you will receive a lifetime membership card.