Compare Staples vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon 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)
3.3
(based on 9325 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 55089 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
61%
61%Michael Motz
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
51%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 25% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
30%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 39% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 3,992 more total submitted salaries than Staples.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Warehouse Associate1 Salaries
£17,171/yr
General Manager3 Salaries
£37,134/yr
Team Leader15 Salaries
£17,370/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Warehouse Associate236 Salaries
£10/hr
Area Manager98 Salaries
£36,784/yr
Stower83 Salaries
£11/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Staples.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Staples.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 327 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 297 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2416 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1818 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 265 reviews)
"Part time"(in 244 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2661 reviews)
"No work life"(in 815 reviews)
Featured Review
"Supply chain"23 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Supply Chain Analyst

I have been working at Staples full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Great place to work for, good management

Cons

3 sites spread out DC to big

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 27,544 more recently posted open jobs than Staples.