Compare Mary Kay vs Amazon BETA

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Mary Kay

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Mary Kay scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Amazon scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Both tied in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1763 reviews)
Mary Kay employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 117386 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Mary Kay employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Mary Kay employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Mary Kay Ceo David B. Holl
90%
90%David B. Holl
Mary Kay employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
74%
74%Andrew Jassy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Mary Kay employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

Amazon has 166,661 more total submitted salaries than Mary Kay.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer4 Salaries
$82,155/yr
Manager8 Salaries
$56,656/yr
Intern - Hourly13 Salaries
$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II10056 Salaries
$154,624/yr
Area Manager3326 Salaries
$62,800/yr
Associate1757 Salaries
$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Mary Kay.
  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Inventory" was the most mentioned Con at Mary Kay.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 37 reviews)
"Great company"(in 35 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Inventory"(in 47 reviews)
"Mary kay"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Atmosphere"Apr 13, 2022

Current Employee - E-Commerce Intern

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

Pros

Managers want to see you succeed. Can get as much out of the opportunity as you would like. I was able to pick extra projects that I thought were valuable to my career.

Cons

Did not come from a cosmetics background. Took me a while to understand the market and products.

Advice to Management

Keep it up!

"Not bad"Jun 15, 2022

Current Employee - Fufilment Associate

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

Pros

Flexible shifts Nice people Work isn't difficult

Cons

Can get a little monotonous at times

Job Postings

Amazon has 94,864 more recently posted open jobs than Mary Kay.
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