Compare Amazon vs Hays BETA

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

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Hays

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Hays scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 4 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values 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 122158 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 4445 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
75%
75%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
78%
78%Alistair R. Cox
Hays employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

Amazon has 171,648 more total submitted salaries than Hays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II10094 Salaries
$156,414/yr
Area Manager5299 Salaries
$63,000/yr
Associate2317 Salaries
$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer3 Salaries
$56/hr
Director7 Salaries
$82,318/yr
Associate Consultant5 Salaries
$47,693/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Pro at Hays.
  • Amazon had 4,436 more reviews than Hays that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Pros
"Career progression"(in 174 reviews)
"Work hard play"(in 160 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 549 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 160 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Development Engineer (SDE)

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

Pros

- Unimaginable number of opportunities for growth - Learn a lot

Cons

Not that I can think of

"Great Company"Aug 4, 2022

Current Contractor - Data Engineer

I have been working at Hays for less than a year

Pros

Quick and very close to the candidate during the recruitment process.

Cons

I have nothing to regret during my time there.

Advice to Management

If I have to say something would be, to engage more often with consultants.

Job Postings

Amazon has 45,682 more recently posted open jobs than Hays.
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