Compare FedEx vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • FedEx scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Amazon scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 5599 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 53991 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than FedEx employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than FedEx employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
FedEx Ceo Fred Smith
83%
83%Fred Smith
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than FedEx employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than FedEx employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 66,123 more total submitted salaries than FedEx.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer II107 Salaries
$80,182/yr
Part Time Package Handler470 Salaries
$14/hr
Manager34 Salaries
$99,840/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6344 Salaries
$144,120/yr
Warehouse Associate2510 Salaries
$15/hr
Area Manager1140 Salaries
$54,385/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at FedEx.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 2,496 more reviews than FedEx that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 351 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 323 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2416 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1818 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 165 reviews)
"Part time"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2661 reviews)
"No work life"(in 815 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Sales Specialist

I have been working at FedEx full-time

Pros

Very laid back work environment

Cons

Counterparts are understaffed which makes the job more difficult

Current Employee - Whole Foods Shopper

I have been working at Amazon part-time

Pros

You pick your own schedule.

Cons

When shifts come out they disappear just as fast as they appear.

Job Postings

Amazon has 31,597 more recently posted open jobs than FedEx.