Compare Amazon vs US Army BETA

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

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US Army

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 4 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • US Army scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 48174 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 23900 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.2
US Army employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
US Army employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than US Army employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than US Army employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
84%
84%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than US Army employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
US Army Ceo Robert
77%
77%Robert
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than US Army employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
63%

Salaries

Amazon has 42,025 more total submitted salaries than US Army.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6318 Salaries
$151,609/yr
Area Manager1071 Salaries
$55,725/yr
Operations Manager528 Salaries
$107,410/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Mechanical Engineer46 Salaries
$87,181/yr
Contract Specialist49 Salaries
$77,171/yr
Operations Manager178 Salaries
$75,100/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at US Army.
  • US Army had 733 more reviews than Amazon that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2123 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1600 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1862 reviews)
"Job security"(in 877 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2177 reviews)
"No work life"(in 729 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2910 reviews)
"Away from family"(in 2185 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sorter

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

Pros

Plenty overtime available Multiple shifts Great co-workers

Cons

Cold during the winter months

"EA position"Oct 29, 2020

Current Employee - Executive Assistant

I have been working at US Army full-time

Pros

Small team working environment and flexibility with schedule

Cons

You will always work with different teams every two to three years. Lots of turnover

Job Postings

US Army has 97,080 more recently posted open jobs than Amazon.