Compare Amazon vs Shopify BETA

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

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Shopify

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Shopify scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 47432 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 603 reviews)
Shopify employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Shopify employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.9
Shopify employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.9
Shopify employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.2
Shopify employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
84%
84%Jeff Bezos
CEO Approval
Shopify Ceo Tobias Lütke
90%
90%Tobias Lütke
Shopify employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
80%
Shopify employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 203 more total submitted salaries than Shopify.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cloud Support Engineer24 Salaries
A$95,730/yr
Network Development Engineer11 Salaries
A$120,000/yr
Operations Manager8 Salaries
A$153,511/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Android Developer1 Salaries
A$100,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Shopify.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Gurus" was the most mentioned Con at Shopify.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2123 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1600 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 62 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 42 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2177 reviews)
"No work life"(in 729 reviews)
Cons
"Gurus"(in 28 reviews)
"Merchants"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Vendor Management Specialist

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Great workplace to work in.

Cons

no cons experienced at workplace

Current Employee - Merchant Success Manager

I have been working at Shopify full-time

Pros

I genuinely believe Shopify could be the greatest company in the world. I love this organisation so much and I pinch myself every day that I get to work here.

Cons

None. Nada. Zilch. Nothing negative. This place is the real deal.

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you're doing!

Job Postings

Amazon has 27,141 more recently posted open jobs than Shopify.