Compare The Home Depot vs Staples BETA

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

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Staples

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot 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)
3.8
(based on 38960 reviews)
The Home Depot employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 11792 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Ted Decker
84%
84%Ted Decker
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 36% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
48%
48%Michael Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
36%

Salaries

The Home Depot has 1,197 more total submitted salaries than Staples.
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What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Staples.
  • The Home Depot had 623 more reviews than Staples that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1228 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1224 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 395 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 1100 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1038 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 415 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 292 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Director

I have been working at The Home Depot full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

strong values and great people

Cons

Fast paced retail environment with challenging customer needs

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Staples part-time

Pros

Great atmosphere where I worked.

Cons

Can't think of anything negative about this job.

Job Postings

The Home Depot has 17,136 more recently posted open jobs than Staples.
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