Average Hourly Rate for Office Depot, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Delray Beach, Fla., Office Depot, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the retail, from Sales Consultant to Sales Associate. The average pay for Office Depot, Inc. employees is $10.60 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $21.70. Geography plays the largest role in compensation at Office Depot, Inc., but how long you've been working and your job title affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Delray Beach, Florida 33445


Retail, Sporting Goods Stores and Bicycle Shops, Bookstore, Stationery Stores, Jewelry Stores, Hobby, Toy, and Game Stores, Camera and Photographic Supplies Stores, Gift, Novelty, and Souvenir Stores, Luggage and Leather Goods Stores, Sewing, Needlework, and Piece Goods Stores

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $24.00 per hour) can be spotted in Boca Raton, Fla.; Chicago, Ill. ($16.50), Houston, Texas ($15.67), and Nashville, Tenn. (around $15.23) are the next top-paying cities. San Antonio, Texas ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $8.39, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Florida, where the average salary is $17.89 per hour.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Office Depot, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn around $13.56 per hour on average. The greater proportion of employees (53 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $9.23 per hour.


The highest paychecks go to Assistant Store Managers, who earn an average $16.67 per hour, closely trailed by Operations Managers ($14.36), Customer Service Managers (about $13.74), and Senior Sales Associates (approximately $10.07). Sales Consultants are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $8.32.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $16.14 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Office Depot, Inc. awards $28.73 to these degree-holders.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $15.79 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill in the Office Depot, Inc. workforce; the greater part of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Retail, Customer Relations, and Sales are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Merely one in ten employees at Office Depot, Inc. earn paid vacation and paid sick time. A 401(k) program is available, and a solid majority of respondents use it to save for retirement. A majority of survey participants can count on health insurance, and just over a half of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Perks also include a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and relocation expenses.

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Key Stats for Office Depot, Inc.


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64 %
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$8 - $14
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$8 - $15
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5-9 years
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20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
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