Compare Amazon vs Etsy BETA

See how working at Amazon vs. Etsy 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 Amazon vs. Etsy. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Amazon

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Etsy

Employee Ratings

  • Etsy scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 78140 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 213 reviews)
Etsy employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.2
Etsy employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.4
Etsy employees rated their Work-life balance 1.2 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.2
Etsy employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.5
Etsy employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
76%
76%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
Etsy Ceo Josh Silverman
96%
96%Josh Silverman
Etsy employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Etsy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
85%
Etsy employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 7,968 more total submitted salaries than Etsy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Area Manager151 Salaries
£37,670/yr
Associate79 Salaries
£10/hr
Operations Manager70 Salaries
£59,919/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Chief Executive Officer1 Salaries
£200,000/yr
Freelance1 Salaries
£10,000/yr
Web Operations Manager1 Salaries
£107,347/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Etsy.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Etsy.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
"Great people"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 9 reviews)
"Sellers"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Finance Manager

I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Customer centric, insists on highest standards, great peer group, variety of projects to gain great experience

Cons

Challenging projects, time management, deliverables, meetings, project timelines

Current Freelancer - Anonymous Freelancer

I have been working at Etsy for less than a year

Pros

Creative and innovative business with incredibly realistic flower arrangements. Flexible and understanding the needs

Cons

Only positive things about this small business

Job Postings

Amazon has 117,562 more recently posted open jobs than Etsy.