Average Hourly Rate for Office Max, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Naperville, Ill., retail company Office Max, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Sales Associate to Sales Consultant. Office Max, Inc. workers earn an average of $9.87 per hour normally and $18.00 during overtime hours. Your city plays the largest role in compensation at Office Max, Inc., but your experience level and what you do at the company affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Naperville, Illinois 60563


Retail, Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers, Office supplies

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $18.49 per hour) can be spotted in Honolulu, Hawaii; Morristown, Tenn. ($12.00), Anchorage, Alaska (approximately $9.50), and Flower Mound, Texas ($8.03) are the next top-paying cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Hawaii, where they average to around $18.49 per hour.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $12.07 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Office Max, Inc. workforce (64 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, about $9.49 per hour.


Earning $12.66 per hour on average, Customer Service Representatives receive the most money, followed by Operations Supervisors ($12.00), Operations Managers ($12.00), and Sales Specialists (around $11.38). Office Max, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Cashiers (approximately $7.81 on average).


In this position, it pays to have Technical Sales in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $11.13 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; the greater part of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Customer Relations, Retail, and Cash Handling.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, a majority of respondents maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Office Max, Inc., a little more than half of workers have health insurance, and just over a half of workers have dental coverage. Other privileges include life insurance.

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Rated 4 out of 5
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