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

  • Red Hat 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 78165 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 2220 reviews)
Red Hat employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.2
Red Hat 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
Red Hat employees rated their Work-life balance 1.2 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.1
Red Hat employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.5
Red Hat 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
Red Hat Ceo Paul Cormier
96%
96%Paul Cormier
Red Hat 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
91%
Red Hat employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Red Hat employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 7,896 more total submitted salaries than Red Hat.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Area Manager153 Salaries
£37,616/yr
Software Development Engineer114 Salaries
£49,917/yr
Associate80 Salaries
£10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Development Representative2 Salaries
£40,072/yr
Senior Software Engineer9 Salaries
£63,000/yr
Graduate Student1 Salaries
£41,188/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Red Hat.
  • "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 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 126 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 40 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 35 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 - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Red Hat full-time

Pros

There is a great working culture at Red Hat and the company sticks to its values. Everyone is keen to help each other which makes it a really nice place to work.

Cons

Some of the departments at Red Hat can be quite siloed which makes it difficult to build your network outside your department.

Job Postings

Amazon has 123,249 more recently posted open jobs than Red Hat.