Compare Amazon vs Facebook BETA

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

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Facebook

Employee Ratings

  • Facebook 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)
3.8
(based on 83531 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 364 reviews)
Facebook employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.7
Facebook employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.9
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.2
Facebook employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
94%
94%Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Facebook employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
87%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 970 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer67 Salaries
€79,611/yr
Account Manager13 Salaries
€55,000/yr
Program Manager16 Salaries
€62,340/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Production Engineer22 Salaries
€96,843/yr
Account Manager62 Salaries
€53,296/yr
Project Manager19 Salaries
€70,080/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Facebook.
  • Amazon had 2,753 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 399 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 344 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 487 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 99 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Customer Service Representative

I worked at Amazon part-time for more than a year

Pros

Very nice place to work, people are very helpful and friendly. Learnt a lot and gained great exp. It was very good exp, no bad words for company.

Cons

I started full time but after 6 months my contract changed to part time and there was no to much overtimes hours, that was only reason why I had to leave. There is no cons except hours.

Current Employee - Learning Technologist

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

Pros

At Facebook you are put to task fixing the problems that impact the real world.

Cons

There are a lot of late hours

Advice to Management

Listen to the staff that work on the front lines.

Job Postings

Amazon has 147,881 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.