On the lower end is San Antonio, Texas at around $8.39. By state, Office Depot, Inc. pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is $12.60 per hour.
The highest paychecks go to Retail Store Assistant Managers, who earn an average $17.69 per hour, closely trailed by Assistant Store Managers ($16.93), Customer Service Managers (approximately $13.70), and Senior Sales Associates (about $9.99). Among the lower-paid positions at Office Depot, Inc. are Sales Associates — the median salary for this role approaches $8.17.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $13.23 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (58 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $9.07 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications receive bigger paychecks ($15.00 per hour) than those without credentials. Office Depot, Inc. compensates Associate's Degree-holders the most at about $13.18 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Team Leadership seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $15.64 per hour. A common skill in Office Depot, Inc.'s work force is Customer Service; a majority of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Retail, Customer Relations, and Sales.
Benefits and Perks
Only one in seven workers enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. A 401(k) program is available, and a strong majority of employees use it to save for retirement. A majority of respondents receive health insurance, and slightly more than half of workers get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, flexible hours, relocation expenses, and a stock purchase plan.