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 7 areas: Overall Rating, 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.
  • 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)
3.9
(based on 2773 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 90493 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Grainger employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Grainger employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Grainger Ceo DG Macpherson
84%
84%DG Macpherson
Grainger employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Grainger employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Grainger employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

Amazon has 132,057 more total submitted salaries than Grainger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer42 Salaries
$125,050/yr
Manager31 Salaries
$107,771/yr
TSR23 Salaries
$38,036/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II9881 Salaries
$148,078/yr
Area Manager2447 Salaries
$53,072/yr
Associate1169 Salaries
$16/hr

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 362 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 242 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 98 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 70 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Nov 30, 2021

Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative

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

Pros

Benefits great work life balance

Cons

Pay, they ask you to do a lot for the pay

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Time off Friendly management Easy but active work Amazing benefits for full time

Cons

Pay is lower, 16-18 bucks 32 hours a week

Job Postings

Amazon has 90,197 more recently posted open jobs than Grainger.