Compare Cisco Systems vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • 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)
4.3
(based on 548 reviews)
Cisco Systems employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 83531 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Cisco Systems employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
93%
93%Chuck Robbins
Cisco Systems employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Cisco Systems employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Cisco Systems employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

Amazon has 7,792 more total submitted salaries than Cisco Systems.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer82 Salaries
£47,186/yr
Business Development Manager17 Salaries
£95,574/yr
Intern10 Salaries
£23,506/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer115 Salaries
£49,967/yr
Area Manager170 Salaries
£37,787/yr
Associate95 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cisco Systems.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1364 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1287 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 578 reviews)
"Big company"(in 465 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great perks Great salary Good team Good managers

Cons

None that I can think of

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

Job Postings

Amazon has 151,304 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.