Compare Grainger vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Grainger scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and CEO Approval.
  • Amazon scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2248 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 50502 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Grainger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Grainger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Grainger Ceo DG Macpherson
85%
85%DG Macpherson
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Grainger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Grainger employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 67,887 more total submitted salaries than Grainger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer9 Salaries
$129,317/yr
Branch Manager26 Salaries
$89,743/yr
Product Manager17 Salaries
$98,682/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6329 Salaries
$151,468/yr
Area Manager1100 Salaries
$54,983/yr
Senior Product Manager812 Salaries
$145,366/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Profit sharing" was the most mentioned Pro at Grainger.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Grainger.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Profit sharing"(in 358 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 212 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2344 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1754 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 92 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 70 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2502 reviews)
"No work life"(in 788 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Dec 3, 2020

Former Employee - Customer Service Representative

I worked at Grainger full-time

Pros

benefits and pay are a pro

Cons

miscommunication at times can be a con

Former Intern - Area Manager Intern

I worked at Amazon

Pros

Great People Flexible Hours Good Pay Housing and car stipend

Cons

There is a lot of walking if you odn't like that

Job Postings

Amazon has 26,525 more recently posted open jobs than Grainger.