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 2 areas: Career Opportunities and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Shopify scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval 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 41541 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 562 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Shopify employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Shopify employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
Shopify employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.1
Shopify employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
86%
86%Jeff Bezos
CEO Approval
Shopify Ceo Tobias Lütke
88%
88%Tobias Lütke
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Shopify employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Shopify employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 168 more total submitted salaries than Shopify.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cloud Support Engineer24 Salaries
A$95,476/yr
Network Development Engineer11 Salaries
A$120,000/yr
Operations Manager7 Salaries
A$156,195/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.
  • Amazon had 928 more reviews than Shopify that mentioned "No cons" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 1966 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1459 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 61 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1990 reviews)
"No cons"(in 947 reviews)
Cons
"Gurus"(in 28 reviews)
"No cons"(in 19 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

Current Employee - Senior Data Scientist

I have been working at Shopify full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Moves fast, growing industry. Cares about customers

Cons

No clear defined role, ambiguous and moves too fast at times to get things done properly.

Job Postings

Amazon has 29,009 more recently posted open jobs than Shopify.