Compare ApplicantStack vs Paycom

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comparison of ApplicantStack vs. Paycom
based on data from user reviews. ApplicantStack rates 4.3/5 stars with 529 reviews. Paycom rates 4.1/5 stars with 548 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
RECRUIT Standalone
$95
/month
 
RECRUIT & ONBOARD Bundled (MOST POPULAR PLAN)
$135
/month
 
ONBOARD Standalone
$95
/month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
ApplicantStack
RECRUIT Standalone
$95/month
RECRUIT & ONBOARD Bundled (MOST POPULAR PLAN)
$135/month
ONBOARD Standalone
$95/month
Free Trial
Paycom
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.9
8.5
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.8
8.4
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.4
7.4
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.8
7.9
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.7
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.1
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.6
7.8
Meets Requirements
ApplicantStack
8.9
Paycom
8.5
Ease of Use
ApplicantStack
8.8
Paycom
8.4
Ease of Setup
ApplicantStack
8.4
Paycom
7.4
Ease of Admin
ApplicantStack
8.8
Paycom
7.9
Quality of Support
ApplicantStack
8.7
Paycom
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
ApplicantStack
9.1
Paycom
8.0
Product Direction (% positive)
ApplicantStack
8.6
Paycom
7.8

Features

Sourcing
Social Sourcing
ApplicantStack
8.3
Paycom
7.6
Job Posting
ApplicantStack
9.0
Paycom
8.4
Candidate Sourcing Metrics
ApplicantStack
8.3
Paycom
7.9
Candidate Search
ApplicantStack
8.5
Paycom
8.0
Career Page Configuration
ApplicantStack
8.5
Paycom
8.4
Platform Content
Forms Library
ApplicantStack
9.0
Paycom
8.6
E-Forms
ApplicantStack
9.0
Paycom
8.7
E-Signature
ApplicantStack
9.1
Paycom
8.9
Background Checks
ApplicantStack
8.7
Paycom
8.7
Offer Letter Approvals
ApplicantStack
8.5
Paycom
8.7
Offer Letter Templates
ApplicantStack
Not enough data available
Paycom
9.0
Candidate Management
Dashboards
ApplicantStack
8.5
Paycom
8.4
Workflow Building
ApplicantStack
8.5
Paycom
7.9
Hiring Processes Tracking
ApplicantStack
8.8
Paycom
8.2
Scheduling
ApplicantStack
8.2
Paycom
7.7
Applicant Data Management
ApplicantStack
8.6
Paycom
8.3
Candidate Evaluations
ApplicantStack
8.5
Paycom
7.9
Automated Resume Parsing
ApplicantStack
8.0
Paycom
8.0
Candidate-Facing Statuses
ApplicantStack
8.3
Paycom
8.0
Platform Additional Functionality
Self-Service Portal
ApplicantStack
8.7
Paycom
8.9
Automated Team Introductions
ApplicantStack
8.7
Paycom
8.5
Compliance Training
ApplicantStack
8.4
Paycom
8.4
Automated Onboarding Workflows
ApplicantStack
8.6
Paycom
8.6
Onboarding Notifications
ApplicantStack
8.6
Paycom
8.6
Platform Data
Time-to-Productivity Reporting
ApplicantStack
8.3
Paycom
8.6
Onboarding Process Reporting
ApplicantStack
8.6
Paycom
8.7
Visualization
ApplicantStack
Not enough data available
Paycom
8.6
Platform
Customization
ApplicantStack
8.2
Paycom
7.5
Integration APIs
ApplicantStack
8.3
Paycom
8.0
Internationalization
ApplicantStack
Not enough data available
Paycom
8.7
User, Role, and Access Management
ApplicantStack
8.6
Paycom
8.2
Performance and Reliability
ApplicantStack
9.1
Paycom
8.4
Mobility
ApplicantStack
7.7
Paycom
8.1
Reporting
ApplicantStack
8.0
Paycom
8.1
Dashboards
ApplicantStack
8.4
Paycom
8.2
Recruiting and Onboarding
Interview and Offer Management
ApplicantStack
8.4
Paycom
8.1
Onboarding
ApplicantStack
8.8
Paycom
8.6

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
18.1%
15.9%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
72.2%
74.3%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
9.6%
9.9%
ApplicantStack
Small-Business
18.1%
Mid-Market
72.2%
Enterprise
9.6%
Paycom
Small-Business
15.9%
Mid-Market
74.3%
Enterprise
9.9%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Hospital & Health Care
21.2%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.9%
 
Individual & Family Services
9.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.6%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.8%
Hospital & Health Care
5.7%
 
Health, Wellness and Fitness
6.0%
Education Management
5.1%
 
Information Technology and Services
4.7%
Financial Services
4.2%
 
Other
51.8%
Other
71.5%
ApplicantStack
Hospital & Health Care
21.2%
Individual & Family Services
9.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.8%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
6.0%
Information Technology and Services
4.7%
Other
51.8%
Paycom
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.9%
Information Technology and Services
6.6%
Hospital & Health Care
5.7%
Education Management
5.1%
Financial Services
4.2%
Other
71.5%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Debbi P.
User in Construction

The software itself is great, very flexible and customizable, and easy to use. It packs a punch with minimal cost to our HR budget. My favorite thing about ApplicantStack is their customer service. If I ever need a change done to a template, they are...

Susan S.
Administrator in Aviation & Aerospace

I like the customer service the best. It has been a smooth transition from ADP to Paycom and implementation was less stressful than it was with ADP. I have one dedicated person to my account that I can call or email whenever I have a question. All the...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
V B.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

Doesn't appear to update if applicant gets the job. Not sure if it's the website or the agency using it, resumes need to be removed and/or categorized better.

Walter S.
Executive Sponsor in Hospitality

We switched from ADP to Paycom. Big mistake. While we were not happy with ADP, we had no idea how terrible Paycom would be. Conversion was expensive and full of errors. Time off PTO accruals were a total disaster. Almost our entire Paycom "team" left in...

 
ApplicantStack
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Debbi P.
User in Construction

The software itself is great, very flexible and customizable, and easy to use. It packs a punch with minimal cost to our HR budget. My favorite thing about ApplicantStack is their customer service. If I ever need a change done to a template, they are...

Most Helpful Critical Review
V B.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

Doesn't appear to update if applicant gets the job. Not sure if it's the website or the agency using it, resumes need to be removed and/or categorized better.

Paycom
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Susan S.
Administrator in Aviation & Aerospace

I like the customer service the best. It has been a smooth transition from ADP to Paycom and implementation was less stressful than it was with ADP. I have one dedicated person to my account that I can call or email whenever I have a question. All the...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Walter S.
Executive Sponsor in Hospitality

We switched from ADP to Paycom. Big mistake. While we were not happy with ADP, we had no idea how terrible Paycom would be. Conversion was expensive and full of errors. Time off PTO accruals were a total disaster. Almost our entire Paycom "team" left in...

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ApplicantStack

Find out why over 2500+ customers choose ApplicantStack for their applicant tracking system.

Paycom

Learn how the Paycom app makes your life easier by empowering your employees to take charge of their own HR information. Learn more at www.paycom.com

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