Compare Amazon vs US Marine Corps BETA

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

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US Marine Corps

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 4 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • US Marine Corps scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 86442 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 10079 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.1
US Marine Corps employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than US Marine Corps employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.1
US Marine Corps employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
77%
77%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
US Marine Corps Ceo Joseph F. Dunford, Jr.
82%
82%Joseph F. Dunford, Jr.
US Marine Corps employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than US Marine Corps employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than US Marine Corps employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

Amazon has 117,913 more total submitted salaries than US Marine Corps.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II9835 Salaries
$148,658/yr
Area Manager2286 Salaries
$55,000/yr
Associate1075 Salaries
$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Aircraft Mechanic91 Salaries
$36,679/yr
Manager32 Salaries
$65,529/yr
Marine Corps Officer234 Salaries
$93,409/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at US Marine Corps.
  • Amazon had 1,758 more reviews than US Marine Corps that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 462 reviews)
"Brotherhood"(in 384 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1094 reviews)
"Deployments"(in 700 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Human Resources Business Partner

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

Pros

Growth, Stocks, Exposure and Leadership Principles

Cons

Complex, Limited Work life balance, constant changes

"Very useful"Sep 17, 2021

Current Employee - Aviation Communications Systems Technician

I have been working at US Marine Corps full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great benefits and a great way to start developing life long skills

Cons

Demanding, removed from family on occasion.

Job Postings

Amazon has 108,655 more recently posted open jobs than US Marine Corps.