Compare Amazon vs Riot Games BETA

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

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Riot Games

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Riot Games scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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 70017 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 634 reviews)
Riot Games employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Riot Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.9
Riot Games employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.0
Riot Games employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
81%
81%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Riot Games Ceo Nicolo  Laurent
77%
77%Nicolo Laurent
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Riot Games employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Riot Games employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 106,156 more total submitted salaries than Riot Games.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II9662 Salaries
$148,341/yr
Area Manager2870 Salaries
$56,000/yr
Technical Program Manager II1575 Salaries
$158,144/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer97 Salaries
$136,968/yr
Senior Development Manager51 Salaries
$135,385/yr
Product Manager27 Salaries
$131,465/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Gamers" was the most mentioned Pro at Riot Games.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Riot Games.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Gamers"(in 81 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 69 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 66 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 62 reviews)
Featured Review
"Warehouse"Apr 26, 2021

Current Employee - Warehouse Packer

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Good benefits and insurance and paid time off/vacation

Cons

Long hours, lots of mandatory overtime

Former Employee - Art Director

I worked at Riot Games full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Knowledge sharing at its best. You will learn and teach on every team.

Cons

Location. At least it's not for me.

Job Postings

Amazon has 99,718 more recently posted open jobs than Riot Games.