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, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Amazon scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 17577 reviews)
Cisco Systems employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 45224 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Cisco Systems employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
95%
95%Chuck Robbins
Cisco Systems employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
85%
85%Jeff Bezos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Cisco Systems employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
72%

Salaries

Amazon has 998 more total submitted salaries than Cisco Systems.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer44 Salaries
CA$84,311/yr
Manager1 Salaries
CA$166,365/yr
Intern - Hourly3 Salaries
CA$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer130 Salaries
CA$104,821/yr
Area Manager41 Salaries
CA$69,000/yr
Associate31 Salaries
CA$16/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 1315 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1245 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2123 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1600 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 543 reviews)
"Big company"(in 437 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2177 reviews)
"No work life"(in 729 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Data Center Specialist

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

Pros

Great training sales program for young folk: CSAP

Cons

Rift between US and Canada and hard to train cross-border sometimes. Very challenging job

"Great"Aug 30, 2020

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Amazon full-time for less than a year

Pros

It’s amazing at amazon. The work environment is welcoming and one always has opportunities to advance themselves!

Cons

No regrets. The hours are lengthy and the weights can be unbearable.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Job Postings

Amazon has 26,594 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.