How much does Amazon pay?
On a national level, workers at Amazon earn an average salary of $44,668 per year, or $21.48 an hour. Those in the bottom 10th percentile earn under $19,000 a year, while the high earners in the top 90th percentile can make over $104,000. Show More

Amazon SALARIES BY DEPARTMENT

Our data shows that different departments at Amazon pay different salaries. Based on our analysis, the employees in Computer & IT earn salaries at Amazon that are well above average, with yearly earnings averaging $114,306. The Advertising & Marketing department also pays well, with an average salary of $111,231 per year. Departments that don't pay as well at Amazon include the Transportation & Logistics and Farming & Outdoors organizational functions, with employees earning $28,605 and $30,075, respectively.
Department
Average
Computer & IT
Computer & IT
$114,306
$114k
Advertising & Marketing
Advertising & Marketing
$111,231
$111k
Management
Management
$102,968
$103k
Accounting & Finance
Accounting & Finance
$100,015
$100k
Science & Engineering
Science & Engineering
$99,585
$100k
Business Operations
Business Operations
$93,947
$94k
Human Resources
Human Resources
$57,404
$57k
Administrative & Office
Administrative & Office
$33,278
$33k
Customer Service
Customer Service
$32,033
$32k
Manufacturing & Warehouse
Manufacturing & Warehouse
$30,435
$30k

Amazon SALARIES BY JOB TITLE

While the average employee salary at Amazon is $44,668, there is a big variation in pay depending on the role. Some of the positions that earn high wages at Amazon include Business Analyst, Systems Administrator, Finance Analyst, and Area Manager. A typical Business Analyst salary at Amazon is $88,072. Other roles at Amazon include Cashier and Packer. A Cashier at Amazon earns an average yearly salary of $24,146.

Amazon Transportation & Logistics SALARIES

Job Title
Average
$34,525
$35k
$32,619
$33k
$30,740
$31k

Amazon SALARIES BY LOCATION

Cost of living can vary dramatically depending on the part of the country you're in. Employees at Amazon earn different salaries depending on their region. Our data shows that Amazon employees in East Palo Alto, CA get paid the most, where the average yearly pay is $51,223. Amazon Employees in Seattle, WA don't earn quite as much. The median salary in Seattle, WA is $51,111.

RECENTLY ADDED Amazon SALARIES

JobLocationDate AddedSalary
Warehouse Team Member
Lebanon, KY
Warehouse Team Member
Lebanon, KY
Lebanon, KY
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$31,30504/30/2020
$31,305
Amazon Warehouse Associate
New Bedford, MA
Amazon Warehouse Associate
New Bedford, MA
New Bedford, MA
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$33,70504/30/2020
$33,705
Amazon Picker/Packer
Marion, MA
Amazon Picker/Packer
Marion, MA
Marion, MA
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$33,70504/30/2020
$33,705
Amazon Warehouse Associate
Columbus, OH
Amazon Warehouse Associate
Columbus, OH
Columbus, OH
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$31,30504/30/2020
$31,305
Amazon Order Picker
East Bridgewater, MA
Amazon Order Picker
East Bridgewater, MA
East Bridgewater, MA
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$33,70504/30/2020
$33,705

Amazon Competitor Salaries

Competitors of Amazon include eBay, Best Buy, and Sysco. Employees at eBay earn more than most of the competition, with an average yearly salary of $99,200. The employees at Best Buy earn an average yearly salary of $61,949 per year, and the salaries at Sysco average $49,285 per year.

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