Compare OfficeMax vs Harbor Freight Tools BETA

See how Harbor Freight Tools vs. OfficeMax compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 2043 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1466 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
OfficeMax Ceo Gerry Smith
39%
39%Gerry Smith
CEO Approval
Harbor Freight Tools Ceo Eric Smidt
69%
69%Eric Smidt
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
48%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
31%
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager143 Salaries
$67,030/yr
Sales Associate143 Salaries
$9/hr
Operations Supervisor56 Salaries
$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager150 Salaries
$58,758/yr
Sales Supervisor50 Salaries
$14/hr
Logistics Manager13 Salaries
$42,344/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 86 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 78 reviews)
Pros
"Paid time"(in 88 reviews)
"Part time"(in 67 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Office depot"(in 113 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 62 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 67 reviews)
"Part time"(in 62 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Staff Accountant II

I worked at OfficeMax full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Loved the company and workload

Cons

Merger was a disaster

"Great Place"May 17, 2019

Current Employee - Sales Supervisor

I have been working at Harbor Freight Tools full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great place to learn the ropes of management. The culture here is awesome and makes you feel like you belong as long as you are a hardworker.

Cons

Late nights or early morning depending or AM or PM store.

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