HPB is always on the hunt for enthusiastic, motivated booklovers who happen to be interested in collectibles, comics, vinyl, video games, movies and more. If a fun, fast-paced retail environment is a perfect fit for you, take a look at our current positions.
Half Price Books Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity
We recognize that it is each individual’s unique experience and background that strengthens our workplace. We will provide and maintain a welcoming environment with fair opportunities for all. We commit to continued growth through listening and seeking understanding.
Standard minimum of 12 prorated vacation days and 8 prorated holidays per year.
Company-subsidized medical, dental, prescription, vision and life insurance with options for spouses, domestic partners and dependents.
HPB employees are eligible for one month of paid parental leave.
401(k) Profit Sharing Plan with percentage Company matching and an annual profit-sharing contribution.
All Half Price Books employees have access to a company discount of 20% or 50%, depending on cost of goods or merchandise.
"Working for half price books has gifted me with the experience of being amid the voices of thousands artists, scientists, musicians, comedians, philosophers, and more. We welcome you to come visit us and explore the past, the present, and even the future here at your Fremont HPB."
"Hi I'm Meg! I started working at Half Price Books back in 2015. A few years later I helped open the Vernon Hills location and have loved watching the store grow ever since. In addition to giving me a great place to work, HPB has help feed my love of fantasy novels and TV shows!"
HPB Vernon Hills
"I love the opportunity to provide our customers with the chance to explore the world through the printed word without necessarily having to stray far from home. Our shelves are as diverse as our community, and I welcome everyone to come in and experience the world at an affordable price!"