Store Employment FAQs

Torrid is all about unique people who have a passion for people and fashion. We offer a fun atmosphere full of challenges and opportunities for advancement.

What else? We listen to our employees, and we listen to our customers. Open communication and asking for feedback truly matter here! Perhaps that is why we enjoy an extremely high loyalty rate among our associates.

Q: How old must I be to work at Torrid?
A: We require all employees to be at least 18 years of age or older.

Q: Are there any exceptions to the minimum age requirement of 18 years old to work at Torrid?
A: Sorry, there are no exceptions to the age requirement. Please apply after you turn 18.

Q: How much do Sales Associates earn per hour at Torrid?
A: We generally start our Sales Associates at minimum wage, but it may be higher if you have previous retail experience.

Q: What benefits do Sales Associates receive at Torrid?
A: The benefits of the position include flexible scheduling, a flexible dress code, and a 40% merchandise discount.

Q: What are the qualifications needed to be hired for the Sales Associate position?
A: We look for people who truly demonstrate a 'sales first' focus and enjoy providing service to customers in a fashion forward business.

Q: Are there any positions available in the Torrid store in my city?
A: To learn what positions are available in your local market, please visit stores in person and speak with a member of store management.

To locate a store near you, use our Store Locator.

Q: How do I apply for a position?
A: To apply for a position with Torrid please go to and fill out an online application. You can also visit our web site at and select the careers tab at the bottom of the page. To complete an application for Blackheart and Hot Topic opportunities please print an application from this website, complete it, and visit a member of management in one of our local stores.

Q: Where are the new Torrid stores opening this year?
A: You can find where all Torrid stores are opening in your area by using the Store Locator feature from this website.

Q: How do I apply for a Sales or Store Management position at a store that is not yet open?

A: You may search for jobs at Torrid now and submit your resume.

Q: I am currently a District Manager or Regional Director level applicant. Who should I contact regarding opportunities?
A: You may search for jobs at Torrid now and submit your resume.

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