Compare Lowe's vs Staples BETA

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

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Staples

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Staples scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 22578 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 9325 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Lowe's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Lowe's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.3
Staples employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
62%
62%Marvin Ellison
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
61%
61%Michael Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Lowe's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Lowe's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
30%

Salaries

Staples has 125 more total submitted salaries than Lowe's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate1 Salaries
£20,374/yr
Software Engineer1 Salaries
£1/hr
InstallShield Developer/IT Specialist1 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Leader15 Salaries
£17,370/yr
Project Engineer1 Salaries
£9/hr
Systems Administrator1 Salaries
£7/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lowe's.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Staples.
  • Lowe's had 356 more reviews than Staples that mentioned "Part time" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1486 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1064 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 327 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 297 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 600 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 518 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 265 reviews)
"Part time"(in 244 reviews)
Featured Review
"Perfect!"18 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Lowe's full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Free tshirts for the win

Cons

Bad coffee it was terrible

"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

Lowe's has 20,882 more recently posted open jobs than Staples.