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

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Facebook

Employee Ratings

  • Facebook 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 70028 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 329 reviews)
Facebook employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.4
Facebook employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.6
Facebook employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.1
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.3
Facebook employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
81%
81%Jeff Bezos
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
92%
92%Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Facebook employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 5,719 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer101 Salaries
£49,102/yr
Area Manager217 Salaries
£37,490/yr
Problem Solver123 Salaries
£11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer198 Salaries
£77,998/yr
Business Development Manager4 Salaries
£81,425/yr
IPC11 Salaries
£80,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Facebook.
  • Amazon had 2,753 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 399 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 344 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 487 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 99 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 Employee - Software Engineer

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

Pros

Get to solve some of the world's hardest engineering problems, some of the best coworkers you will ever meet, perks and benefits that are unmatched anywhere else

Cons

I can't think of any cons lol I love working for FB

Job Postings

Amazon has 88,472 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.