Half Price Books
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Half Price Books Careers and Employment

About us
Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated is the largest family-owned chain of new and used bookstores in the United States. The company’s original motto is "We buy and sell anything printed or recorded except yesterday's newspaper", and many of the used books, music, and movies for sale in each location are purchased from local residents. – more... The corporate office is located in the flagship Northwest Highway location in Dallas, Texas. – less
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What is it like to work at Half Price Books?

3.8
Work/Life Balance
3.7
Compensation/Benefits
3.3
Job Security/Advancement
3.3
Management
3.9
Culture
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What are the top-rated locations & roles at Half Price Books?

Top work locations
5.0
Lexington, KY
4.8
Garland, TX
4.8
Mesquite, TX
4.7
Rockford, IL
4.7
College Station, TX
Most popular roles
4.7
Warehouse Worker
4.7
Cashier
4.5
Customer Service Associate / Cashier
4.3
Merchandiser
4.3
Inventory Manager

What do employees at Half Price Books say about culture and work-life balance?

Slow-paced
Fast-paced
Stressful
Relaxed
Competitive
Collaborative
4.0
Productive, interesting clientele and personable co-workers
Written by Bookseller (Current Employee) from Cedar Hill, TX on February 13, 2020
Productive, helpful coworkers willing to explain how the store worked. Easy to follow and once I learned how to the system worked, it became second nature.
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What did candidates say about the interview at Half Price Books?

Interview experience
Based on 67 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 68 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 65 interviews
About a day or two
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