Compare Amazon vs US Navy BETA

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

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US Navy

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • US Navy scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 42447 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 14006 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
US Navy 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 0.9 higher than US Navy employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than US Navy employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
86%
86%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than US Navy employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
US Navy Ceo Sean Stackley
75%
75%Sean Stackley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than US Navy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than US Navy employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

Amazon has 44,719 more total submitted salaries than US Navy.
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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 Navy.
  • Amazon had 89 more reviews than US Navy that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2002 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1508 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1038 reviews)
"Job security"(in 844 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2028 reviews)
"No cons"(in 991 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1939 reviews)
"Away from family"(in 1639 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Product Manager

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

Pros

Interesting problems to solve and unlimited resources to pursue solving customer problems.

Cons

Large company with some evidence of bureaucracy building.

"Engineer"Aug 10, 2020

Current Employee - Engineer

I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Multi culture, consistency, and great people to work with.

Cons

It is What you make it.

Job Postings

Amazon has 17,546 more recently posted open jobs than US Navy.