Barnes & Noble Employee Benefit: 401K Plan | Glassdoor

Barnes & Noble 401K Plan

Updated Jul 21, 2014

309 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

Barnes & Noble offers a 401(k) plan for eligible employees with up to a 4% match. Employees must be at least 18 years old and have put in 1,000 hours of service.

This information about the 401K Plan benefit at Barnes & Noble is the result of research by Glassdoor editorial staff, and was not provided directly by a representative of Barnes & Noble. The description here may not reflect the current Barnes & Noble 401K Plan benefit.

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Employee Comments

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  • Apr 18, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Rancho Cucamonga, California

    Pros: must be full time to get 401 k

  • Nov 08, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in New York, New York State

    The company matches fifty cents to every dollar you contribute. Employees are fully vested after five years.

  • Sep 16, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Part Time Book Seller in Columbus, Ohio

    Fairly good. considering there really isn't much in bennies

  • Aug 28, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in New York, New York State

    comparable coverage based on average choosing

  • Jul 01, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Lead Bookseller in Jacksonville, Florida

    Sure. Try having a 401k with over 40k in student loans.

  • May 28, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Part Time Book Seller in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    401K is a great plan here, it will help you lot!

  • Aug 12, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current HR Representative in Westbury, New York State

    The company contributes up to 4%. It could be higher

  • Mar 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Omaha, Nebraska

    Company matching up to 4%

  • Sep 13, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Cafe Lead Server in Raleigh, North Carolina

    They match up to 3%. Again, not great, but not bad for a retailer.

  • May 03, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Bookseller Lead in McLean, Virginia

    It was decent. Matched up to a certain percentage, as most companies do.

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