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)
3.9
(based on 41291 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 10652 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.2
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.3
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
86%
86%Jeff Bezos
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Google has 57 more total submitted salaries than Amazon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Network Development Engineer11 Salaries
A$120,000/yr
Cloud Support Engineer24 Salaries
A$95,476/yr
Account Manager4 Salaries
A$80,774/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer35 Salaries
A$108,419/yr
Security Engineer3 Salaries
A$140,000/yr
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$91,181/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 1953 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1454 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 795 reviews)
"Great people"(in 500 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1978 reviews)
"No cons"(in 932 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 370 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"2 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Account Manager

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Great company to grow your career

Cons

Not easy to be promoted

"Great"6 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

Culture people technology brand vision

Cons

Nothing nothing nothing nothing nothing

Advice to Management

Great

Job Postings

Amazon has 27,268 more recently posted open jobs than Google.