Compare OfficeMax vs Lowe's BETA

See how working at OfficeMax vs. Lowe's compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at OfficeMax vs. Lowe's. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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OfficeMax

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Lowe's

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 2129 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 21786 reviews)
Lowe's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.5
Career Opportunities
3.3
Lowe's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Lowe's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
2.9
Lowe's employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.5
Culture & Values
3.2
Lowe's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
OfficeMax Ceo Gerry Smith
31%
31%Gerry Smith
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
60%
60%Marvin Ellison
Lowe's employees rated their CEO Approval 29% higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
36%
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Lowe's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 27% higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
19%
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Lowe's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Lowe's has 188 more total submitted salaries than OfficeMax.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Company Secretarial Assistant1 Salaries
₹ 17,712/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer37 Salaries
₹ 8,69,915/yr
Analyst7 Salaries
₹ 9,88,650/yr
Manager4 Salaries
₹ 24,30,804/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at OfficeMax.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lowe's.
  • "Office depot" was the most mentioned Con at OfficeMax.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Lowe's.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 86 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 81 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1453 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1041 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Office depot"(in 115 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 63 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 594 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 504 reviews)
Featured Review
"Okay Company"2 Dec 2020

Former Employee - Account Manager

I worked at OfficeMax full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Work colleagues are great and the culture is amazing.

Cons

Micromanagement is at worst. Senior management is so disorganised.

"Good company"15 Nov 2020

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Lowe's full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good company and take care of employees very good

Cons

No cons about this company

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