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 52998 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 45213 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
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
73%
73%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
85%
85%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 949 more total submitted salaries than Amazon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
IT Consultant18 Salaries
A$74,658/yr
Intern34 Salaries
A$39,179/yr
Project Manager36 Salaries
A$110,774/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cloud Support Engineer24 Salaries
A$95,645/yr
Intern3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Program Manager2 Salaries
A$138,697/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2393 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2380 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2123 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1600 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 686 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 609 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2177 reviews)
"No work life"(in 729 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Tech Lead

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

Pros

good company to work with

Cons

none to be frank now

Advice to Management

review hcam policy

Current Employee - Network Engineer

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

Pros

alot of opporuntiuty to automate get to study the amaozn network which is the most complex in the world

Cons

long working hours sometimes very busy due to growth no free food :)

Job Postings

Amazon has 14,897 more recently posted open jobs than IBM.