Compare Apple vs Staples BETA

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

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Staples

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, 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)
4.2
(based on 28143 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 11610 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.4 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
87%
87%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 40% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
47%
47%Michael Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 32% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 40% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
36%

Salaries

Apple has 853 more total submitted salaries than Staples.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist250 Salaries
$20/hr
Sales Specialist32 Salaries
$21/hr
Technical Specialist94 Salaries
$21/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate8 Salaries
$15/hr
Sales Associate96 Salaries
$14/hr
Technology Consultant29 Salaries
$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Staples.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Staples.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2214 reviews)
"Great people"(in 1008 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 395 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 734 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 422 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 415 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 292 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Apple full-time

Pros

Learn a lot about interpersonal skills and technology. Room and opportunity for growth. Great company values and good benefits.

Cons

There is lots of management turnover

Current Employee - Sales Associate Staples

I have been working at Staples part-time

Pros

It has a good work culture

Cons

There is no commission on sales

Job Postings

Apple has 9,653 more recently posted open jobs than Staples.
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