Compare Walmart vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon 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)
3.3
(based on 92931 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 112964 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.3
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.7
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
63%
63%Doug McMillon
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
76%
76%Andrew Jassy
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 914 more total submitted salaries than Walmart.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Network Engineer1 Salaries
$78,772/yr
Software Engineer1 Salaries
$75,000/yr
Sales Associate1 Salaries
$4,000/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Cloud Support Engineer55 Salaries
$96,906/yr
Software Engineer18 Salaries
$108,056/yr
Account Manager18 Salaries
$142,500/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 2,660 more reviews than Walmart that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 4524 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 2081 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2325 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1755 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Featured Review
"Very decent"6 Apr 2022

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Walmart part-time for more than a year

Pros

They pay decent and don't underemploy

Cons

Customers may be a bit trude

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 78,073 more recently posted open jobs than Walmart.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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