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 18524 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 9300 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.5 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 1.1 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
94%
94%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 33% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
61%
61%Michael Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 33% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 47% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
30%

Salaries

Apple has 1,283 more total submitted salaries than Staples.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist156 Salaries
£9/hr
Apple Genius61 Salaries
£29,401/yr
Technical Specialist45 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Leader15 Salaries
£17,370/yr
Store Associate8 Salaries
£7/hr
Systems Administrator1 Salaries
£7/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.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Staples.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1741 reviews)
"Great people"(in 810 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 327 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 297 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 543 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 340 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 265 reviews)
"Part time"(in 244 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Specialist

I worked at Apple part-time

Pros

Great benefits, good coworkers, awesome work environment.

Cons

Retail job, not enough hours, competitive and lack of promotions.

"Supply chain"23 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Supply Chain Analyst

I have been working at Staples full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Great place to work for, good management

Cons

3 sites spread out DC to big

Job Postings

Staples has 1,231 more recently posted open jobs than Apple.