Compare Amazon vs Red Hat BETA

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

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Red Hat

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Red Hat scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 41289 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1561 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.1
Red Hat employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.3
Red Hat employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
86%
86%Jeff Bezos
CEO Approval
Red Hat Ceo Paul Cormier
100%
100%Paul Cormier
Red Hat employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Red Hat employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
71%

Salaries

Amazon has 2,555 more total submitted salaries than Red Hat.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer69 Salaries
£49,931/yr
Area Manager71 Salaries
£36,607/yr
Warehouse Associate62 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Software Engineer7 Salaries
£75,548/yr
Business Development Representative2 Salaries
£39,169/yr
Construction Engineer II1 Salaries
£30,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amazon had 1,865 more reviews than Red Hat that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Red Hat.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 1953 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1454 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 109 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 88 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1978 reviews)
"No cons"(in 932 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 33 reviews)
Featured Review
"New"21 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Amazon Flex Customer Service

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

New experience fun make things

Cons

2021 / new chapter building

Current Employee - Senior Area Sales Manager

I have been working at Red Hat full-time

Pros

Shared culture and mission in a company that believes in more than itself.

Cons

Immature processes can make some aspects frustrating

Job Postings

Amazon has 29,299 more recently posted open jobs than Red Hat.