Compare Walmart vs Amazon BETA

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

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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)
3.3
(based on 55602 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 48174 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
66%
66%Doug McMillon
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
84%
84%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 6,796 more total submitted salaries than Walmart.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer III508 Salaries
$95,438/yr
Assistant Manager1670 Salaries
$50,989/yr
Support Manager337 Salaries
$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6318 Salaries
$151,609/yr
Area Manager1071 Salaries
$55,725/yr
Support Associate343 Salaries
$76,087/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 702 more reviews than Walmart that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2411 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1331 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2123 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1600 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1475 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1147 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2177 reviews)
"No work life"(in 729 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome"Sep 12, 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Walmart full-time

Pros

It is a Awesome opportunity for me

Cons

I really can't think of anything

Former Employee - Sorter

I worked at Amazon full-time for more than a year

Pros

Plenty overtime available Multiple shifts Great co-workers

Cons

Cold during the winter months

Job Postings

Walmart has 105,907 more recently posted open jobs than Amazon.