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 5 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • US Army scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 85724 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 30320 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.1
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
3.2
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than US Army employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
77%
77%Andrew Jassy
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than US Army employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
US Army Ceo Robert
71%
71%Robert
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than US Army employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Amazon has 67,671 more total submitted salaries than US Army.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II9835 Salaries
$148,658/yr
Area Manager2279 Salaries
$55,000/yr
Associate1074 Salaries
$16/hr
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$2,054/mo
Manager103 Salaries
$70,712/yr
Psychological Specialist657 Salaries
$2,054/mo

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 310 more reviews than Amazon that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2011 reviews)
"Job security"(in 961 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 3162 reviews)
"Away from family"(in 2323 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Package Sorter

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

Pros

The work benefits and being able to fix a missed clock punch.

Cons

The lack of overhead fans. Us employees lifting for hours get hot, especially the elders.

Advice to Management

Working job equipment vending machines and 20 minute breaks instead of 15 minutes.

"Military Police"Oct 16, 2021

Current Employee - US Army E5

I have been working at US Army full-time

Pros

travel, schooling pay, family time and consistent progression

Cons

downsides of the Army is constant moving

Job Postings

Amazon has 58,242 more recently posted open jobs than US Army.