Compare Walmart vs Staples BETA

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

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Staples

Employee Ratings

  • Walmart scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Staples scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 59574 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 9300 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 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 Walmart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
67%
67%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
61%
61%Michael Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Walmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Walmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
30%

Salaries

Staples has 76 more total submitted salaries than Walmart.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate2 Salaries
£8/hr
Intern1 Salaries
£53/yr
Cashier1 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate21 Salaries
£7/hr
Team Leader15 Salaries
£17,370/yr
Store Associate8 Salaries
£7/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Staples.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Walmart.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Staples.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2804 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1467 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 327 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 297 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1626 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1233 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 265 reviews)
"Part time"(in 244 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sourcing Specialist

I worked at Walmart full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Culture, knowledge, purpose, leadership,life balance

Cons

None, none ,none ,none, none

Advice to Management

Keep it up

"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

Walmart has 141,907 more recently posted open jobs than Staples.