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 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Amazon scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 80997 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 112964 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
87%
87%Arvind Krishna
IBM employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
76%
76%Andrew Jassy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

IBM has 888 more total submitted salaries than Amazon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
IT Specialist22 Salaries
$86,520/yr
Project Manager57 Salaries
$111,541/yr
Software Engineer35 Salaries
$97,179/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cloud Support Engineer55 Salaries
$96,906/yr
Program Manager12 Salaries
$117,500/yr
Software Engineer18 Salaries
$108,056/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Salary hike" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 3443 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2985 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Salary hike"(in 1505 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 1040 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good Company"17 May 2022

Current Employee - Sales Representative

I have been working at IBM full-time

Pros

Big Big Size. Stable Employment.

Cons

Too Many Staff. Communications Barrier.

Current Employee - Prototyping Engineer

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

Pros

- Very talented and friendly colleagues - Great opportunity - Clear career progression - Good work/life balance, encouraged

Cons

- Easy to get overwhelmed - Almost too much opportunity, spoiled for choice.

Job Postings

Amazon has 84,772 more recently posted open jobs than IBM.
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