Summary

Company information

History

Amazon, the Seattle-based online retailer, provides personalized shopping services and direct shipping to customers. The company’s platform, amazon.com, offers a wide range of products including books, music, videotapes, computersSee more

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1994

CEO

Jeff Bezos

Type

Company - Public

Revenue

Over $10B

Industry

Business Services (Unclassified)

Departments

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FieldRatio
other occupation31.1%
Software Developers and Programmers20.9%
Management - Other14.7%
Administrative6.9%
General and Operations Managers6.7%
Transportation / Logistics6.5%
Human Resources6.3%
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Team

Professional experience

Years of experience

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Top 5 previous employers

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Computer Systems Design, Other Information Services
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Industries

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Size of previous employers

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Educational background

Fields of study

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Top educational institutions

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Arizona State University-Tempe
Carnegie Mellon University

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

Age distribution at Amazon.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male70%
female30%

Tob job titles

These are the top job titles at Amazon.
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Job titleRatio
Software Development Engineer11.5%
Area Manager4.1%
Software Engineer3.6%
Program Manager3.2%
Product Manager3%
Operations Manager2.6%
Software Development Manager2.2%
Associate1.9%
Fulfillment Associate1.9%
Warehouse Associate1.9%

Career advancement

Climb up the career ladder

How are the chances of advancing your career at Amazon relative to the time in a position.
High
Years in positionPercentage who advanced
<122.8%
148.2%
218.8%
36%
4+4.2%

Top 5 future employers

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Jobs

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Warehouse Team Member (Full-Time) Shifts: Day, Night, Weekend Location: Florence, NJ Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: $16.10/hr - $17.25/hr *The base pay for this role is $16.10/hr. Get full...Read more
Seasonal, Full Time Warehouse Team Member - Earn up to $726 per week Shifts: Night, Weekend Location: Lexington, KY Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: $18.15/hr* *The base pay for this role is...Read more
Warehouse Team Member (Seasonal, Full-Time, Part-Time, Flexible Hours) Shifts: Day, Overnight, Weekend, Flex Location: Lexington, KY Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: $15.00/hr - $16.15/hr...Read more
Hourly pay rate: $17.00 - $18.00 * The base pay for this role is $17.00/hr Part-time and full-time hours are available. This role puts you in control of your schedule. Choose the shifts that work best for you now. You will be able to adjust your schedule...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Amazon Warehouse AssistantAmazonGunpowder, MD
Hourly pay rate: $17.00 - $18.00 * The base pay for this role is $17.00/hr Part-time and full-time hours are available. This role puts you in control of your schedule. Choose the shifts that work best for you now. You will be able to adjust your schedule...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Warehouse LaborerAmazonTontogany, OH
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Warehouse Sort Team Location: Milford Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: $16.50/hr– $17.50/hr Earn up to $1/hr extra for select shifts Immediate openings available now. Amazon remains open as...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Warehouse Sort Team Location: Milford Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: $16.50/hr– $17.50/hr Earn up to $1/hr extra for select shifts Immediate openings available now. Amazon remains open as...Read more
Warehouse Sort Team Location: Milford Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: $16.50/hr– $17.50/hr Earn up to $1/hr extra for select shifts Immediate openings available now. Amazon remains open as...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Warehouse Sort Team Location: Milford Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions. Hourly pay rate: $16.50/hr– $17.50/hr Earn up to $1/hr extra for select shifts Immediate openings available now. Amazon remains open as...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
Full Time Warehouse Team Members Hourly Pay Rate: $15/hr min pay rate to $17.40/hr max pay rate *The base pay for this role is $15/hr Get full healthcare and benefits Day 1 This is a brand new Amazon site. Be part of launching a new building and get in on...Read more
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A: 1994.
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Q: Where’s Amazon’s HQ located?
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A: The HQ is at Seattle, WA.
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A: 30.0% female, 70.0% male.
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A: Jeff Bezos.
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A: Google, IBM, Microsoft Corporation, Nordstrom, Starbucks, Target, US Army, Walmart.
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A: "Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon. For more information, visit www.amazon.com/about.".
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A: they’re in Computer/Internet, Retail.
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A: over $10b, i think
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A: Amazon Lab126, Apple, Expedia Group, Facebook, Google, Microsoft Corporation, Oracle, Uber.
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