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Amazon.com Employee Salaries(979 salaries)

Amazon.com employees earn $54,000 annually on average, or $26 per hour, which is 5% lower than the national salary average of $57,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at Amazon.com is a Senior Engineering Manager at $174,000 annually while the lowest paying job at Amazon.com is a Customer Service Associate at $19,000 annually. Browse Amazon.com Salaries by Job Title →

$54K Amazon.com Average Salary (979 salaries)
$52K Industry Average Salary (14,059 salaries)

Average Amazon.com Employee Salary in the Past 5 Years

Year Salary
2009 $58000
2010 $69000
2011 $72000
2012 $72000
2013 $73000

979 Salaries for Amazon.com Salaries

$26K Warehouse Associate Average Salary at Amazon.com (64 salaries)

+$1K (3%) more than national average Warehouse Associate salary ($25K)
-$28K (70%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
-$27K (66%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"When I started to work for the company trough a staffing company I started to earn 11/hr and then I was hired directly by Amazon.com, where they paid me 12/hr the first 6 months, and I receive an increase every 6 months, so I think it's good for the future in the company."
-$25K (60%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"The standard hourly rate for all warehouse associates is $12 per hour (plus a .50 bonus if you're on the night shift). Problem solvers and Process Guides do not make any more than the same associates doing basic functions in receiving. There are not many chances to move up in the company and the compensation feels rather low."
-$23K (54%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"Underpaid and think others companies can do better."
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$81K Software Development Engineer Average Salary at Amazon.com (46 salaries)

Equal to national average Software Development Engineer salary ($81K)
+$27K (40%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
-$14K (29%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"I'm overpaid in Amazon China probably, but underpaid for me. I got a much higher package at graduation."
+$31K (44%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"I am being paid $85000 for SLC which is good.I was fired by Overstock due to budget cut, and I'm looking for a new job in SLC."
+$40K (54%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"It's the average pay for developers."
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$76K Engineering Intern Average Salary at Amazon.com (3 salaries)

+$40K (71%) more than national average Engineering Intern salary ($36K)
+$22K (33%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
+$23K (35%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"Compared to interns in Canada I feel overpaid. However, my internships in Canada were usually much worse. I show up to work, and only get 4 hours of work if I am lucky. Management's difficult to deal with because they never take you seriously. Compared to that, my time in the United States was great. My pay was also very standard compared to other people interning at software companies in Seattle and California."
+$26K (38%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"It's a competitive pay for the employee."
$71K Engineering Intern · This month
+$17K (27%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)

$85K Software QA Engineer Average Salary at Amazon.com (2 salaries)

+$15K (19%) more than national average Software QA Engineer salary ($70K)
+$31K (44%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
+$21K (32%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"Correctly paid, because of kind of task assigned to us."
+$36K (50%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"Correctly paid as per my skills."

$104K SDE Intern Average Salary at Amazon.com (1 salaries)

+$58K (77%) more than national average SDE Intern salary ($46K)
+$50K (63%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
$104K SDE Intern in Seattle, WA · 10 months ago
+$50K (63%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"As I have not yet had much experience it is hard for me to judge the appropriate level of compensation. However I have an expectation to earn at least more than $80,000 annually."

$58K Area Manager Average Salary at Amazon.com (42 salaries)

-$3K (5%) less than national average Area Manager salary ($61K)
+$4K (7%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
$64K Area Manager · 11 months ago
+$10K (16%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"I believe the pay is not as much as it should be. The long hours and working environment should warrant more pay."
$70K Area Manager · 2 years ago
+$16K (25%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
$71K Area Manager · This month
+$17K (27%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
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$24K Picker Average Salary at Amazon.com (14 salaries)

+$2K (8%) more than national average Picker salary ($22K)
-$30K (76%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
$25K Picker in Whitestown, IN · 9 months ago
-$29K (73%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"I feel the pay is right for the job."
$30K Picker · 3 years ago
-$24K (57%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
$30K Picker · 4 years ago
-$24K (57%) less than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
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$77K Software Development Engineer in Test Average Salary at Amazon.com (13 salaries)

-$4K (5%) less than national average Software Development Engineer in Test salary ($81K)
+$23K (35%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
+$19K (29%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"I feel I am being underpaid, since my friends who are doing same works are getting paid better."
+$27K (40%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
+$27K (40%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
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$91K Senior Software Engineer Average Salary at Amazon.com (6 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Software Engineer salary ($91K)
+$37K (51%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
+$26K (38%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"I don't think so. I think it is ok."
$81K Senior Software Engineer · 3 years ago
+$27K (40%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
$171K Senior Software Engineer · 3 years ago
+$117K (104%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
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$72K Software Developer Average Salary at Amazon.com (6 salaries)

+$4K (5%) more than national average Software Developer salary ($68K)
+$18K (28%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
+$9K (15%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
"I think what I was making at Amazon ($60k) was just about right for someone with my level of experience. I would have liked to have been making $75k+ but, since I do not have a degree in computer science and only have experience I think this was a fair amount."
$80K Software Developer · 4 years ago
+$26K (38%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
$81K Software Developer · 5 years ago
+$27K (40%) more than average Amazon.com salary ($54K)
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