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122 FIFTH AVE
NEW YORK, NY 10011

About Barnes & Noble

Employees
10,000+
Industry
Retail
Public/Private
Public
Year Founded
1886
Non-profit Status
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Pay & Benefits

Poll
Pay
Based on 194 responses
  • Average
    48%
  • Good
    27%
  • Poor
    11%
  • Excellent
    9%
  • Terrible
    3%
  • N/A
    2%
Poll
What's the most unique benefit or perk?
Based on 194 responses
  • Store Discounts
    46%
  • Flexible Work Hours
    42%
  • Free books and 40% Discount
    7%
  • Free Coffee
    2%
  • Lunch is provided
    1%
  • Tuition Assistance Program
    1%
  • None
    1%
Poll
17%
of employees say healthcare coverage is good or excellent. 194 responses
Poll
16%
of employees say retirement benefits are good or excellent. 194 responses
Poll
25%
of employees say the family leave policy is good or excellent. 194 responses
Poll
26%
of employees say paid time off/vacation days are good or excellent. 194 responses

Growth Opportunities

Poll
How long do employees tend to stay?
Based on 194 responses
  • Less than Two Years
    36%
  • Two to Five Years
    44%
  • Five to Ten Years
    15%
  • More than Ten Years
    5%
Poll
57%
of employees don't worry about layoffs. 194 responses
Poll
Agree/Disagree: Taking a job here was a good decision.
Based on 194 responses
  • Strongly Disagree
    1%
  • Disagree
    2%
  • Neutral
    15%
  • Agree
    40%
  • Strongly Agree
    42%
Poll
51%
of employees say good work leads to promotion. 194 responses
58%
of employees believe their work helps make the world a better place. 194 responses

Management

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Agree/Disagree: Managers care about employees
Based on 194 responses
  • Strongly Disagree
    3%
  • Disagree
    5%
  • Neutral
    13%
  • Agree
    34%
  • Strongly Agree
    45%
  • N/A
    1%
Poll
73%
of employees say the workplace runs efficiently. 194 responses
Poll
59%
of employees say management is transparent. 194 responses

Work-Life Balance

Poll
88%
of employees say hours are flexible. 194 responses
Poll
Agree/Disagree: Hours are long
Based on 194 responses
  • Strongly Disagree
    2%
  • Disagree
    30%
  • Neutral
    46%
  • Agree
    19%
  • Strongly Agree
    3%
26%
of employees say it's easy to work remotely. 194 responses
58%
of employees say schedules are predictable. 194 responses
25%
of employees say taking vacation is encouraged. 194 responses
70%
of employees say the workplace is parent friendly. 194 responses

Company Culture

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What one word or phrase best describes the culture?
Based on 194 responses
  • Friendly
    58%
  • Always Evolving
    12%
  • Busy
    8%
  • Fast Paced
    7%
  • Work hard, play hard
    5%
  • disorderly
    4%
  • Quiet/aloof
    3%
71%
of employees are happy to work here. 194 responses
93%
of employees say coworkers socialize. 194 responses
81%
of employees think their coworkers are smart. 194 responses
90%
of employees like their coworkers. 194 responses

Employees

Poll
Describe the average political opinions in this organization.
Based on 194 responses
  • Very Conservative
    1%
  • Somewhat Conservative
    2%
  • Mixed
    46%
  • Somewhat Liberal
    26%
  • Very Liberal
    11%
  • N/A
    14%
52%
of employees say the company is mostly women. 194 responses
35%
of employees say the company has average diversity. 194 responses
69%
of employees say the employees are diverse in age. 194 responses

About the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  2. Walkability
    grade A+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Median Household Income
$121,826
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$2,239
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$1,212,102
National
$229,800

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