Compare Kohl's vs Staples BETA

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

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Staples

Employee Ratings

  • Kohl's 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)
3.6
(based on 11358 reviews)
Kohl's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 9304 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Kohl's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Kohl's employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Kohl's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kohl's Ceo Michelle Gass
79%
79%Michelle Gass
Kohl's employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
61%
61%Michael Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Kohl's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Kohl's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
30%

Salaries

Staples has 129 more total submitted salaries than Kohl's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Community Relations Manager1 Salaries
£28,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate21 Salaries
£7/hr
Team Leader15 Salaries
£17,370/yr
Store Associate8 Salaries
£7/hr

What Employees Say

  • Kohl's had 315 more reviews than Staples that mentioned "Flexible schedule" as a Pro.
  • Kohl's had 136 more reviews than Staples that mentioned "Part time" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 769 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 612 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 327 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 297 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 380 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 352 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 265 reviews)
"Part time"(in 244 reviews)
Featured Review
"it was nice"9 Dec 2020

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Kohl's part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

it was a good work working with them,

Cons

there was a lot of pressure and hard work

"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 4,615 more recently posted open jobs than Kohl's.