Compare OfficeMax vs Staples BETA

See how working at OfficeMax vs. Staples 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. Staples. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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OfficeMax

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Staples

Employee Ratings

  • OfficeMax scored higher in 1 area: Senior Management.
  • Staples scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 2217 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 10067 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.3
Staples employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
3.1
Staples employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
OfficeMax Ceo Gerry Smith
38%
38%Gerry Smith
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
55%
55%Michael Motz
Staples employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than OfficeMax employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
47%
% Recommend to a friend
48%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
30%
Positive Business Outlook
31%

Salaries

Staples has 23 more total submitted salaries than OfficeMax.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Chief Executive Officer1 Salaries
₹ 10,152/mo
Company Secretarial Assistant1 Salaries
₹ 17,936/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer3 Salaries
₹ 4,03,033/yr
Store Manager2 Salaries
₹ 7,75,116/yr
Administrative Assistant1 Salaries
₹ 19,403/mo

What Employees Say

  • Staples had 220 more reviews than OfficeMax that mentioned "Flexible schedule" as a Pro.
  • Staples had 202 more reviews than OfficeMax that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 86 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 81 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 333 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 306 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Office depot"(in 115 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 64 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 266 reviews)
"Part time"(in 248 reviews)
Featured Review
"Not bad"4 Jun 2021

Former Employee - Sales Consultant

I worked at OfficeMax part-time for less than a year

Pros

I mean, it was what you expect working a register.

Cons

Sometimes people don't show up.

"Cool place"27 Mar 2021

Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I worked at Staples

Pros

constant learning of new tools and technologies

Cons

None that I can think of

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