Compare GameStop vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 4880 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 54713 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 1.0 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.2 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.6 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 1.1 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GameStop Ceo George Sherman
26%
26%George Sherman
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 57% higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
36%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 40% higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
17%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 52% higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 68,810 more total submitted salaries than GameStop.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer13 Salaries
$120,231/yr
Senior Game Advisor479 Salaries
$10/hr
Assistant Manager261 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6362 Salaries
$145,000/yr
Stower1061 Salaries
$15/hr
Area Manager1195 Salaries
$54,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Video games" was the most mentioned Pro at GameStop.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at GameStop.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Video games"(in 549 reviews)
"Free games"(in 208 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2416 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1818 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 348 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 180 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2661 reviews)
"No work life"(in 815 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at GameStop part-time for less than a year

Pros

I like how they have great customers service

Cons

When it's not the holidays preorders and orders are a lot of work

Advice to Management

I'm always going to stay in a good mood when I'm going to work

"Geat job"Jan 15, 2021

Current Employee - Warehouse Associate

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Good pay for the hours

Cons

It becomes monotonous at times

Job Postings

Amazon has 26,185 more recently posted open jobs than GameStop.