Compare Walgreens vs Amazon BETA

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

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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)
3.2
(based on 18077 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 55090 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walgreens Ceo Stefano Pessina
32%
32%Stefano Pessina
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
83%
83%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 51% higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
48%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 28% higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
34%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 35% higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 48,367 more total submitted salaries than Walgreens.
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What Employees Say

  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Walgreens.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Walgreens.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 601 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 570 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2416 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1818 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 546 reviews)
"Pharmacist"(in 481 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2661 reviews)
"No work life"(in 815 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - CSA - Customer Service Associate

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

Pros

Great benefits, room for growth, and fairly simple job

Cons

Upper management can be rude depending what location

Advice to Management

Everyone works for Walgreens who's in the building, so even if you're a manager please help when lines get long or to help with daily tasks instead of "being too good" to do certain tasks.

"Good job"Jan 23, 2021

Current Employee - Fulfillment Associate

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

Pros

Great pay and benefits all around.

Cons

Long hours. Monotonous tasks for 10+ hours.

Advice to Management

Move people around more and give opportunities to go up in the company.

Job Postings

Walgreens has 9,714 more recently posted open jobs than Amazon.