Compare Amazon vs US Air Force BETA

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

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US Air Force

Employee Ratings

  • US Air Force scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 70020 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 17408 reviews)
US Air Force employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.2
US Air Force employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
US Air Force employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.0
US Air Force 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
CEO Approval
US Air Force Ceo Gen. David L. Goldfein
94%
94%Gen. David L. Goldfein
US Air Force employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
US Air Force employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
US Air Force employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 86,122 more total submitted salaries than US Air Force.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at US Air Force.
  • Amazon had 1,402 more reviews than US Air Force that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1258 reviews)
"Job security"(in 854 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1450 reviews)
"Military"(in 1164 reviews)
Featured Review
"Challenging job"May 14, 2021

Current Employee - Amazon Technician II

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

Pros

Constantly new technology to learn

Cons

Mandatory lunches are a thing, so there's that.

Advice to Management

Be kind

Current Employee - Division Manager

I have been working at US Air Force full-time

Pros

Service oriented people & culture; meaningful work that serves a higher purpose

Cons

the bureaucracy can sometimes move slow and is resistant to change

Advice to Management

Keep moving forward with digital transformation! work with Congress & OSD and other services to forge fundamental structural changes in force design, presentation.

Job Postings

Amazon has 97,755 more recently posted open jobs than US Air Force.