Compare Macy's vs Amazon BETA

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

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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)
3.4
(based on 20480 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 54977 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
62%
62%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 40% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 48,675 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
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$102,505/yr
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$13/hr
Merchandise Team Manager362 Salaries
$64,620/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 2,056 more reviews than Macy's that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1697 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1119 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2416 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1818 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 993 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 605 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2661 reviews)
"No work life"(in 815 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Seasonal Associate

I worked at Macy's part-time for less than a year

Pros

Easy and fast hiring process Perfect for students wanting to earn extra money over break

Cons

Last minute scheduling was inconvenient

Current Employee - Executive Assistant

I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great career growth and opportunities

Cons

Work with a lot of ambiguity (but can be considered a pro)

Job Postings

Amazon has 31,908 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.