Compare Best Buy vs Amazon BETA

See how Amazon vs. Best Buy compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 19994 reviews)
3.8
(based on 34881 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.4
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
3.9
Work-life balance
3.4
3.4
Senior Management
3.3
3.4
Culture & Values
3.9
3.8
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
78%Corie Barry
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
86%Jeff Bezos
% Recommend to a friend
79%
75%
Positive Business Outlook
61%
70%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Front End Manager Supervisor57 Salaries
$71,583/yr
Back Office Lead128 Salaries
$15/hr
General Manager232 Salaries
$101,284/yr
Software Development Engineer II1790 Salaries
$136,553/yr
Warehouse Associate1080 Salaries
$15/hr
Area Manager802 Salaries
$56,367/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2078 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 848 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1657 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 1401 reviews)
Cons
"Full time"(in 602 reviews)
"Part time"(in 559 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 3025 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 1666 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Feb 28, 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Best Buy part-time

Pros

Good discount, decent pay, room for advancement (if management likes you)

Cons

Pay varies by store performance

Current Employee - Software Development Manager

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

Pros

- You can learn a lot very quickly in a very short time - Surrounded with nothing but incredibly smart and driven individuals. - Compensation is well beyond my expectations, and more than suitable.... - Exciting projects all across the company that keep you interested and focused. - Amazon is changing the world

Cons

- Can be overwhelming, very steep learning curve - Can be difficult to keep up if you are not self motivated

Job Postings