Compare Target vs Amazon BETA

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

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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)
3.6
(based on 38704 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 49955 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
78%
78%Brian Cornell
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
84%
84%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Target employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 16,361 more total submitted salaries than Target.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
ETL Target285 Salaries
$62,167/yr
Executive Team Leader1435 Salaries
$65,024/yr
Executive Team Leader - Logistics689 Salaries
$69,613/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6329 Salaries
$150,313/yr
Area Manager1091 Salaries
$54,998/yr
Operations Manager537 Salaries
$106,508/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Target.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2221 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1665 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2327 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1742 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 1993 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1911 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2471 reviews)
"No work life"(in 782 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Guest Service Team Leader/Supervisor

I worked at Target full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Great team to work with

Cons

Schedule hours are not too good

"Good job"Nov 27, 2020

Former Employee - Stower

I worked at Amazon full-time

Pros

Hours experience lunch Opportunities leaning

Cons

Communication hours guidance breaks walking

Job Postings

Amazon has 7,998 more recently posted open jobs than Target.