Compare Amazon vs City of Seattle BETA

See how City of Seattle vs. Amazon compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 36606 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 304 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
86%
86%Jeff Bezos
CEO Approval
City of Seattle Ceo Jenny Durkan
42%
42%Jenny Durkan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
39%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II1789 Salaries
$136,612/yr
Area Manager831 Salaries
$56,245/yr
Senior Product Manager536 Salaries
$140,390/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Electrical Engineering5 Salaries
$21/hr
Director4 Salaries
$154,887/yr
Senior Project Manager4 Salaries
$126,003/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 1756 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 1452 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 42 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 3147 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 1755 reviews)
Cons
"Private sector"(in 7 reviews)
"Mayor"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review
"Job at Amazon"Dec 28, 2019

Current Employee - Software Development Engineer

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

Pros

Great learning opportunity with world top technicals

Cons

less learning if you are fresher

Advice to Management

be more transparent

"Great employer"Nov 25, 2019

Current Employee - Legislative Aide

I have been working at City of Seattle full-time

Pros

The City is a great place to work. They have great benefits and support employees.

Cons

Working as a legislative aide is very dependent on who your boss. I've loved my boss, but the role changes a lot based on who you work for.

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