Average Hourly Rate for Office Max, Inc. Employees

Office Max, Inc. is a retail firm headquartered in Naperville, Ill. that hires for Customer Service Manager positions, Sales Associate roles, and more. The average pay for Office Max, Inc. employees is $10.00 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $18.45. The data for this overview comes from 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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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $10.75 per hour on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (68 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $9.32 per hour on average.


By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Office Max, Inc. employee makes approximately $16.50 per hour.


Retail Store Assistant Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $17.25 per hour; Customer Service Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to about $13.50, while Sales Consultants and Cashiers rank near the top as well ($9.00 and about $8.50, respectively). With salaries averaging $8.17, Sales Associates are among the lowest paid at Office Max, Inc.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Operations Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $17.50 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Retail, Cash Handling, and Sales are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of survey participants participate in a 401(k) program. Nearly one-third of workers can count on health insurance, and approximately one in three workers have dental coverage as a benefit.

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Key Stats for Office Max, Inc.


38 %
63 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $10
Hourly Rate
$8 - $15
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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