Compare ApplicantStack, BambooHR, and Namely

Pricing

 
RECRUIT Standalone
$95
/month
Essentials
$4.95
per employee / per month
 
RECRUIT & ONBOARD Bundled (MOST POPULAR PLAN)
$135
/month
Advantage
$8.95
per employee / per month
 
ONBOARD Standalone
$95
/month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial Unavailable
ApplicantStack
RECRUIT Standalone
$95/month
RECRUIT & ONBOARD Bundled (MOST POPULAR PLAN)
$135/month
ONBOARD Standalone
$95/month
Free Trial
BambooHR
Essentials
$4.95per employee / per month
Advantage
$8.95per employee / per month
Free Trial
Namely
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.8
8.7
8.1
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.8
9.1
8.6
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.4
8.7
7.4
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.8
9.0
8.5
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.7
8.4
8.1
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.1
8.8
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.6
8.2
7.9
Meets Requirements
ApplicantStack
8.8
BambooHR
8.7
Namely
8.1
Ease of Use
ApplicantStack
8.8
BambooHR
9.1
Namely
8.6
Ease of Setup
ApplicantStack
8.4
BambooHR
8.7
Namely
7.4
Ease of Admin
ApplicantStack
8.8
BambooHR
9.0
Namely
8.5
Quality of Support
ApplicantStack
8.7
BambooHR
8.4
Namely
8.1
Ease of Doing Business With
ApplicantStack
9.1
BambooHR
8.8
Namely
8.3
Product Direction (% positive)
ApplicantStack
8.6
BambooHR
8.2
Namely
7.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
18.1%
27.8%
10.2%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
72.6%
66.8%
83.9%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
9.3%
5.4%
5.9%
ApplicantStack
Small-Business
18.1%
Mid-Market
72.6%
Enterprise
9.3%
BambooHR
Small-Business
27.8%
Mid-Market
66.8%
Enterprise
5.4%
Namely
Small-Business
10.2%
Mid-Market
83.9%
Enterprise
5.9%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Hospital & Health Care
19.2%
Computer Software
18.4%
Computer Software
28.3%
 
Individual & Family Services
12.1%
Information Technology and Services
11.9%
Internet
10.7%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.2%
Internet
10.3%
Marketing and Advertising
8.2%
 
Information Technology and Services
5.4%
Marketing and Advertising
4.6%
Information Technology and Services
8.2%
 
Health, Wellness and Fitness
4.7%
Hospital & Health Care
3.3%
Financial Services
4.4%
 
Other
52.4%
Other
51.5%
Other
40.3%
ApplicantStack
Hospital & Health Care
19.2%
Individual & Family Services
12.1%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.2%
Information Technology and Services
5.4%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
4.7%
Other
52.4%
BambooHR
Computer Software
18.4%
Information Technology and Services
11.9%
Internet
10.3%
Marketing and Advertising
4.6%
Hospital & Health Care
3.3%
Other
51.5%
Namely
Computer Software
28.3%
Internet
10.7%
Marketing and Advertising
8.2%
Information Technology and Services
8.2%
Financial Services
4.4%
Other
40.3%

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...

Leslie C.
Administrator in Marketing and Advertising

I like the usability of Bamboo, and the simple design that makes ESS so simple for our employees. I also LOVE the simplicity of the app. there's an app for everything these days, and so often they are not useful. Our employees are always using their phones,...

Christine N.
Administrator in Online Media

I love the features in Namely that I never knew I needed and never even thought about asking for in a system. For example, I'm able to 'view as' any employee and see what they are able to see (helpful for trouble-shooting) and help them make certain...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Roger B.
User

Can't change multiple candidates statuses at once.

Ryan V.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

The Payroll system(powered by Execupay) is absolutely terrible. BambooHR & Bamboo Payroll don't sync updates properly, and has cost our company tens of thousands of dollars. It's a constant mess, with no end in sight. We are constanlty auditing, finding...

G2 Crowd User in Information Technology and Services

The Benefits team is not responsive. We had MANY issues with open enrollment and benefits. The mistakes made significantly affected our company morale and really upset some of our employees.

 
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
Roger B.
User

Can't change multiple candidates statuses at once.

BambooHR
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Leslie C.
Administrator in Marketing and Advertising

I like the usability of Bamboo, and the simple design that makes ESS so simple for our employees. I also LOVE the simplicity of the app. there's an app for everything these days, and so often they are not useful. Our employees are always using their phones,...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Ryan V.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

The Payroll system(powered by Execupay) is absolutely terrible. BambooHR & Bamboo Payroll don't sync updates properly, and has cost our company tens of thousands of dollars. It's a constant mess, with no end in sight. We are constanlty auditing, finding...

Namely
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Christine N.
Administrator in Online Media

I love the features in Namely that I never knew I needed and never even thought about asking for in a system. For example, I'm able to 'view as' any employee and see what they are able to see (helpful for trouble-shooting) and help them make certain...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Information Technology and Services

The Benefits team is not responsive. We had MANY issues with open enrollment and benefits. The mistakes made significantly affected our company morale and really upset some of our employees.

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