Compare Starbucks vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Starbucks scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Amazon scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 31892 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 54530 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Starbucks Ceo Kevin Johnson
72%
72%Kevin Johnson
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 40,408 more total submitted salaries than Starbucks.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Starbucks Shift Lead136 Salaries
$13/hr
Shift Supervisor3564 Salaries
$14/hr
Sift Supervisor161 Salaries
$13/hr
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What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Starbucks.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Con at Starbucks.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 3378 reviews)
"Free coffee"(in 3225 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2416 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1818 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 891 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 830 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2661 reviews)
"No work life"(in 815 reviews)
Featured Review
"Starbucks"Jan 2, 2021

Current Employee - Barista

I have been working at Starbucks full-time

Pros

Great environment and fast paced

Cons

Can be overwhelming and stressful

"Flexible"Jan 13, 2021

Current Employee - Wareshouse Associate

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

Pros

Flexible Schedule and decent entry wage

Cons

physically tasking and warehouse environment not for everyone

Job Postings

Starbucks has 10,379 more recently posted open jobs than Amazon.