Compare Amazon vs Palantir Technologies BETA

See how working at Amazon vs. Palantir Technologies 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. Palantir Technologies. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Employee Ratings

  • Palantir Technologies 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 73682 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 387 reviews)
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.7
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.1
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
81%
81%Jeff Bezos
CEO Approval
Palantir Technologies Ceo Alex Karp
84%
84%Alex Karp
Palantir Technologies employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Palantir Technologies employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 7,231 more total submitted salaries than Palantir Technologies.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Problem Solver145 Salaries
£11/hr
Software Development Engineer105 Salaries
£49,834/yr
Operations Supervisor116 Salaries
£30,816/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
SRO5 Salaries
£101,558/yr
Software Engineer21 Salaries
£98,736/yr
Global Mobility Manager2 Salaries
£104,991/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Palantir Technologies.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Palantir Technologies.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 35 reviews)
"Silicon valley"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 70 reviews)
"Growing pains"(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

Current Employee - Forward Deployed Software Engineer

I have been working at Palantir Technologies full-time for less than a year

Pros

Learning a lot. Friendly environment.

Cons

Is at times a high stress job.

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