Compare Amazon vs B&M Retail BETA

See how working at Amazon vs. B&M Retail 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. B&M Retail. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Amazon

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B&M Retail

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • B&M Retail 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 122154 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2807 reviews)
B&M Retail employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.2
B&M Retail employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than B&M Retail employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
B&M Retail employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
4.1
B&M Retail employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.1
B&M Retail employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
75%
75%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
B&M Retail Ceo Simon Arora
85%
85%Simon Arora
B&M Retail employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
B&M Retail employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
79%
B&M Retail employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 172,357 more total submitted salaries than B&M Retail.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II10098 Salaries
$156,883/yr
Area Manager5314 Salaries
$63,600/yr
Process Assistant1339 Salaries
$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Engineer1 Salaries
$79,374/yr
Manager4 Salaries
$45,000/yr
Finance Manager1 Salaries
$60,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at B&M Retail.
  • Amazon had 4,840 more reviews than B&M Retail that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 254 reviews)
"10 discount"(in 217 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 298 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 145 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Development Engineer

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

Pros

All the onboarding activities somehow teach you wide area of skills and provide different tools to enhance your skills

Cons

I haven’t found yet anything that’s concern me.

Current Employee - Customer Service

I have been working at B&M Retail full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

I started with B&M as a till colleagues on a 16 hour contract, I have learnt so much more in my role I have been given opportunities to learn in all areas of the business, they encourage... progression they full support you, there are many courses you can go on to help with your progression they even take on to consideration your circumstances if you can’t drive they will find a way for it to happen, I have myself learnt so much and worked my way up

Cons

There are any cons as such retail does sometimes require long hours but then you are rewarded in other way for them longer hours if they are required

Advice to Management

As a management team there is always room for improvement and for ours it is communication, there are time where some communication is missed

Job Postings

Amazon has 86,267 more recently posted open jobs than B&M Retail.
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