Books-A-Million
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Work happiness
Scores based on about 128 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
62
Average
Work Happiness Score
Average
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
71
Appreciation
Above average
Do people feel they are appreciated as a person at work?
70
Support
Above average
Do people feel they can get support and encouragement from colleagues at work?

Books-A-Million Careers and Employment

About us
Books-A-Million, Inc., also known as BAM!, is a company that owns the second largest U.S. bookstore chain and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. The company operates over 200 stores in the South, Midwest, and Northeast United States. As of 2010, the company had about 5,500 employees.In addition to its flagship Books-A-Million superstore division, – more... the company also operates the stores branded Books & Company and book and greeting card stores under the name Bookland. – less
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What is it like to work at Books-A-Million?

3.4
Work/Life Balance
2.6
Compensation/Benefits
2.8
Job Security/Advancement
3.1
Management
3.4
Culture
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What do employees at Books-A-Million say about culture and work-life balance?

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3.0
A super fun job for people who are passionate about books.
Written by Barista/Cashier (Former Employee) from Branson, MO on February 15, 2020
I loved working at Books-A-Million, and I’d still be working there if it weren’t for the pay. When I worked there I was paid 8/hr, working as a barista and a book seller. Management hardly made enough to support themselves working full time, but everyone who worked there loved their job. It’s a very enjoyable workspace and if you know the store, helping - more...
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What jobs are available at Books-A-Million?

Top work locations
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Brunswick, GA
5.0
Alabaster, AL
4.7
North Little Rock, AR
4.7
New Port Richey, FL
4.7
Destin, FL
Most popular roles
4.7
Children's Specialist
4.3
Lead Cashier
3.8
Customer Service Associate / Cashier
3.8
Supervisor
3.8
Sales Representative

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What did candidates say about the interview at Books-A-Million?

Interview experience
Based on 120 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 120 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 116 interviews
About a day or two
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