Compare Amazon vs Parallels BETA

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

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Parallels

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Parallels scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 122927 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 158 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.9
Parallels employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.8
Parallels employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
80%
80%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
Parallels Ceo Birger Steen
81%
81%Birger Steen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Parallels employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Parallels employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
62%

Salaries

Amazon has 173,233 more total submitted salaries than Parallels.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II10100 Salaries
$156,894/yr
Area Manager5360 Salaries
$63,800/yr
Process Assistant1352 Salaries
$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Engineer1 Salaries
$90,800/yr
Business Analyst5 Salaries
$70,427/yr
Senior Financial Analyst1 Salaries
$108,189/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Parallels.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Parallels" was the most mentioned Con at Parallels.
Pros
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 8 reviews)
"Great team"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Cons
"Parallels"(in 9 reviews)
"Ipo"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Area Manager Intern

I worked at Amazon for less than a year

Pros

Exposure to operations environment, opportunities to improve leadership & communication skills

Cons

Long hours, potentially 12 hr overnights

Former Employee - Senior Engineer

I worked at Parallels full-time for more than a year

Pros

management people mng help growth

Cons

prj transion relocation assessment move to other depts

Job Postings

Amazon has 81,195 more recently posted open jobs than Parallels.
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