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This is a list of The Office characters. Please feel free to add any more characters from The Office that you like and to vote on them. Who is your favorite character ever on the U.S. version of The Office TV show? These characters are often awkward, occasionally insulting, and certainly hilarious. Since its debut in 2005, The Office has featured so many memorable characters coming through Dunder-Mifflin's doors that it's almost impossible to keep track. But that is what this list is for: It's the greatest fictional Office characters ranked by you, the fans.

The show is undoubtedly one of the greatest sitcoms in television history, after all. The Office ended it's incredible run in 2013, but that doesn't mean any of the people listed here will ever be forgotten (even if you try, seriously you can't forget them). Is there any way that Michael Scott (Steve Carell) will ever be erased from your brain? He left in season seven, but he's still one of the most popular Office characters of all time. Other big contenders for the best Office character include Dwight Schrute (Rainn Wilson), Jim Halpert (John Krasinski), and the always likable Pam Beesly (Jenna Fischer). All of these characters helped to make The Office one of the funniest, most unforgettable TV shows ever.

Feel free to re-rank this list of characters in The Office and certianly, add any that are missing. And, if you absolutely love excellent TV characters, head over and vote for your favorites on this list of the greatest TV characters of all time.
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1
4,676 1,171
Michael Scott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Steve Carell

2
5,114 689
Dwight Schrute is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Rainn Wilson

3
4,490 935
Jim Halpert is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
John Krasinski

4
3,322 1,362
Pam Halpert is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Jenna Fischer

5
3,166 1,026
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Brian Baumgartner

6
3,795 1,246
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Creed Bratton

7
2,643 1,096
Stanley Hudson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Leslie David Baker

8
2,529 1,154
Darryl Philbin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Craig Robinson

9
2,468 1,638
Andy Bernard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Ed Helms

10
1,985 1,140
Oscar Martinez is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Oscar Nunez

11
2,080 1,605
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12
2,042 1,358
Erin Hannon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Ellie Kemper

13
1,843 1,354
Angela Martin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Angela Kinsey

14
2,259 880
Mose Schrute is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
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15
1,517 1,360
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Phyllis Smith

16
1,662 1,548
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Mindy Kaling

17
1,681 1,195
Holly Flax is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Amy Ryan

18
1,674 1,472
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B. J. Novak

19
1,321 1,315
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20
1,671 892
David Wallace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
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21
2,395 589
Prison Mike is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
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22
1,233 1,406
Karen Filippelli is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Rashida Jones

23
871 1,754
Jan Levenson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
Melora Hardin

24
962 1,766
Robert California is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
James Spader

25
861 607
Hank Tate is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best The Office (U.S.) Characters
looksharp added Hank Tate Security guard, sings "Me and the Blues"