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)
3.7
(based on 51650 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 42148 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
3.1
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
69%
69%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
86%
86%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 276 more total submitted salaries than Amazon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer136 Salaries
€42,709/yr
IT Specialist8 Salaries
€36,355/yr
Inside Sales Representative17 Salaries
€35,682/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer41 Salaries
€79,357/yr
Cloud Support Engineer69 Salaries
€55,985/yr
Seller Support Associate36 Salaries
€27,093/yr

What Employees Say

  • IBM had 348 more reviews than Amazon that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Amazon had 224 more reviews than IBM that mentioned "No cons" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2344 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2335 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 1987 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1497 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 755 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 671 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2013 reviews)
"No cons"(in 979 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst

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

Pros

Wonderful people, tons of learning resources, emphasis on personal and professional development.

Cons

Similar to working in any large organization, sometimes there are a few extra layers of red tape before things can get rolling.

Current Employee - Cloud Support Associate

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Great Training when you start as a Graduate.

Cons

So good, Any cons for now!

Job Postings

Amazon has 20,440 more recently posted open jobs than IBM.