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L.L. Bean, Inc. Pay & benefits reviews: Retail Sales Associate

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Retail Sales Associate12 reviews

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When people ask about working for LL Bean, I tell them I didn’t “have” to go to work, I got to go to work. My team was a family, and I was treated with respect from the store manager down. If you’re looking for an easy hourly job where you can sleepwalk through a shift, sure - you can do that anywhere. You won’t want to do that at LL Bean. If you love the outdoors, you’ll be happy - it’s what draws people - employees and customers to LL Bean. If you show some initiative, you may be placed in a position in which you’re paid to play outside...


Incredible team, sincere respect from management, opportunities to play outside.


Typical retail pay and lack of benefits for part time employees.
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Nice people

Nice people and the breaks are amazing!! One break for working 4 hours and when working 6 hours, a whole 40 minutes I believe of a break!! I worked there as a seasonal worker.


Nice people, good quality products, great breaks
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Good company, poor management

I worked at Bean for a year & a half. I love the company! The pay was decent (as a student), my coworkers were friendly & the discount was great. However, the management at this store was incredibly poor. Scheduling was never good/flexible & I felt like I was walking on eggshells a fair amount of the time. Management was also discriminatory towards me, personally, based on gender identity. I wish I could have stayed but I had to resign.


Good discount, a fun handful of coworkers.


Poor management.
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awsome place to work

i loved working L L Bean the pay is'nt all that great but an really nice to work if i could work there full time i would take it in a heart beat




wonderufl poeple to work with
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Based on 780 reviews

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4.0 out of 5 stars for Work/Life Balance
3.7 out of 5 stars for Salary/Benefits
3.4 out of 5 stars for Job security/advancement
3.8 out of 5 stars for Management
4.1 out of 5 stars for Culture

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