Compare Amazon vs Google BETA

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

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Google 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 122934 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 25544 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
4.1
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
80%
80%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 7,009 more total submitted salaries than Google.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer440 Salaries
$117,227/yr
Area Manager251 Salaries
$73,541/yr
Process Assistant85 Salaries
$20/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer319 Salaries
$109,844/yr
Business Analyst10 Salaries
$80,075/yr
Accountant5 Salaries
$65,667/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Large company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 790 reviews)
"Great place"(in 652 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Cons
"Large company"(in 337 reviews)
"Much work"(in 160 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"Jul 30, 2022

Current Employee - Account Manager

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

The Work here is fun

Cons

The work is demanding at times

"It was good."Aug 12, 2022

Current Employee - Marketing Manager

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

Great experience. Good people. Great environment. That is all

Cons

None that come to mind

Job Postings

Amazon has 78,197 more recently posted open jobs than Google.
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