Compare Amazon vs Glassdoor BETA

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

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Glassdoor

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Glassdoor scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 61282 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 732 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Glassdoor employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
4.3
Glassdoor employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.1
Glassdoor employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than Glassdoor employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Glassdoor Ceo Christian Sutherland-Wong
64%
64%Christian Sutherland-Wong
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Glassdoor employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 33% higher than Glassdoor employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
36%

Salaries

Amazon has 5,000 more total submitted salaries than Glassdoor.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Stower114 Salaries
£11/hr
Software Development Engineer92 Salaries
£49,185/yr
Associate Partner Manager39 Salaries
£33,091/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern1 Salaries
£32,584/yr
Software Engineer2 Salaries
£11/hr
Accountant1 Salaries
£50,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Glassdoor.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Glassdoor.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 91 reviews)
"Great people"(in 52 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 47 reviews)
"Mill valley"(in 23 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

"Excellent"26 Aug 2020

Former Employee - Intern

I worked at Glassdoor full-time for less than a year

Pros

Management , Work life balance,Friendly, Opportunity, Colleagues

Cons

Competitive, Busy, Loud, Stress, Noise

Job Postings

Amazon has 41,561 more recently posted open jobs than Glassdoor.