Compare 3M vs Amazon BETA

See how working at 3M vs. Amazon compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at 3M vs. Amazon. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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3M

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • 3M scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Amazon scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4172 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 91233 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
3M employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
3M employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
3M Ceo Mike Roman
69%
69%Mike Roman
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
3M employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 9,988 more total submitted salaries than 3M.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Development Manager6 Salaries
£67,452/yr
Manufacturing Engineer4 Salaries
£32,082/yr
Industrial Placement Student5 Salaries
£19,156/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Area Manager194 Salaries
£38,193/yr
Software Engineer124 Salaries
£51,700/yr
Associate112 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at 3M.
  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at 3M.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 200 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 185 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 83 reviews)
"Large company"(in 79 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good employer"21 Jun 2021

Current Employee - Lead Product Owner

I have been working at 3M full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great work-life balance, people staying on for decades

Cons

They do WFR from time to time

"Great"10 Nov 2021

Former Employee - Area Manager

I worked at Amazon full-time for more than a year

Pros

Friendly and good pay indeed

Cons

Isn’t any at all :)

Advice to Management

N.A

Job Postings

Amazon has 88,580 more recently posted open jobs than 3M.