Compare 3M vs Amazon BETA

See how working at 3M 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 3M vs. Amazon. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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3M

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • 3M scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Amazon scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 3723 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 73038 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
3M employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
3M employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
3M Ceo Mike Roman
77%
77%Mike Roman
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
80%
80%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
3M employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 4,797 more total submitted salaries than 3M.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Production Associate3 Salaries
CA$54,882/yr
Senior Engineer4 Salaries
CA$87,857/yr
Intern2 Salaries
CA$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Order Filler465 Salaries
CA$16/hr
Software Development Engineer I273 Salaries
CA$110,819/yr
Associate127 Salaries
CA$17/hr

What Employees Say

  • Amazon had 2,358 more reviews than 3M that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at 3M.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 167 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 147 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 58 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 51 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Production Associate

I have been working at 3M full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Good wages, great 12 hour shift premium, good benefits, good management

Cons

Rotating shift work, lack of communication at times.

"Good"Nov 28, 2020

Current Employee - Software Development Engineer I

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Overall good experience working here

Cons

Nothing specific to mention. Good as always

Job Postings

Amazon has 101,740 more recently posted open jobs than 3M.