Compare Amazon vs Google BETA

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

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Google 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)
3.7
(based on 90500 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 20011 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.2
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
95%
95%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Google has 80 more total submitted salaries than Amazon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager13 Salaries
€55,527/yr
Cloud Support Engineer136 Salaries
€57,475/yr
Software Development Engineer72 Salaries
€80,603/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager174 Salaries
€57,305/yr
Network Engineer4 Salaries
€53,422/yr
Software Engineer45 Salaries
€62,984/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 879 reviews)
"Great people"(in 594 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 430 reviews)
"Large company"(in 254 reviews)
Featured Review
"Very good"14 Nov 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Good layout for quick learner

Cons

Green beans and rice and beans

"Google"29 Nov 2021

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Google full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Good salary People Top company Customer Self management

Cons

Complexity management Ambiguities Stakeholder Competition Tools

Job Postings

Amazon has 85,426 more recently posted open jobs than Google.