When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $22.00 per hour) can be spotted in Boca Raton, Fla.; Chicago, Ill. ($21.75), Austin, Texas (around $20.74), and Los Angeles, Calif. ($14.75) are the next top-paying cities. At $10.00, Miami, Fla. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Florida, where they average to about $14.18 per hour.
Assistant Store Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $17.43 per hour; Operations Managers, Customer Service Managers, and Senior Sales Associates also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $14.05, $13.83, and about $10.18, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Office Depot, Inc. are Cashiers — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $8.53.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $13.28 per hour. The largest slice of the Office Depot, Inc. workforce (54 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $10.17 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Microsoft Certified Professionals earn $18.25 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Employees who have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) make the most here, hauling in $28.73 per hour.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Inventory Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $14.01 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; the larger part deem it necessary for work. Some other standard skills here are Customer Relations, Sales, and Retail.
Benefits and Perks
When it comes to employee benefits, Office Depot, Inc. has room for improvement — only one in ten respondents are paid for vacation and sick time. The larger part of survey participants participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. The larger part of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for nearly one-half also include dental insurance. Employees can also look forward to a casual working environment, life insurance, company store discount, and tuition reimbursement.