Compare Apple vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Amazon scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 17400 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 47587 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
93%
93%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
84%
84%Jeff Bezos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
72%

Salaries

Amazon has 14,026 more total submitted salaries than Apple.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Electronics Engineer Except Computer2600 Salaries
$137,330/yr
Computer and Information Research Scientist1155 Salaries
$181,013/yr
Specialist1109 Salaries
$18/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6318 Salaries
$145,679/yr
Business Intelligence Engineer253 Salaries
$100,357/yr
SDE1281 Salaries
$111,826/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 1,671 more reviews than Apple that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1643 reviews)
"Great people"(in 783 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2123 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1600 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 506 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 329 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2177 reviews)
"No work life"(in 729 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Global Operations Analyst

I have been working at Apple full-time

Pros

Security, Gratitude and Being Valued to name a few

Cons

None. In 10 years I have never felt unsupported or unimportant. None.

Advice to Management

Keep listening, asking, doing and being. You are excellent.

Current Employee - Amazon Fulfillment Associate

I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good work culture that ties to company values

Cons

No cons, so far - seriously.

Job Postings

Amazon has 19,579 more recently posted open jobs than Apple.