Compare IBM vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Amazon scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 52818 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 44810 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
72%
72%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
85%
85%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 2,684 more total submitted salaries than Amazon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer263 Salaries
CA$78,620/yr
IT Specialist117 Salaries
CA$71,499/yr
Project Manager68 Salaries
CA$87,949/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer130 Salaries
CA$104,821/yr
Safety Specialist4 Salaries
CA$58,875/yr
Senior Technical Program Manager7 Salaries
CA$138,821/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 275 more reviews than IBM that mentioned "No cons" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2386 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2372 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2107 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1587 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 800 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 685 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2156 reviews)
"No cons"(in 1075 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Sep 28, 2019

Current Employee - Senior IT Specialist

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

Pros

Job security for younger generation. Good work life balance

Cons

There are none i can think of now.

"Good Company"Aug 15, 2020

Current Employee - Warehouse Associate

I have been working at Amazon part-time

Pros

Nice benefit and good people

Cons

Hard work and l ok working

Job Postings

Amazon has 15,278 more recently posted open jobs than IBM.