Women's Ratings
  • Top rated company 2016
3.1

Women employees at Amazon on their work-life balance, and whether Amazon offers remote-jobs, part-time jobs or is a flexible place to work.

How Flexible Do Employees Think Amazon Is? (on a scale of 1-5?)
Company Average Industry Average
3 4
How Family-Friendly Is Amazon?
Family Friendly Attributes Company Average Industry Average
Hours: % of women who say Amazon has family-friendly hours 50% 62%
Policies: % of Women Who Say Amazon has family-friendly policies 59% 46%
Culture: % of Women Who Say Amazon has family-friendly culture 26% 52%
Work-Life Balance: % Women Who Say Better Work Life Balance Would Help Retain Them 32% 15%
    • Family Friendly Attributes:

      Hours: % of women who say Amazon has family-friendly hours

    • Company Average: 50%
    • Industry Average: 62%
    • Family Friendly Attributes:

      Policies: % of Women Who Say Amazon has family-friendly policies

    • Company Average: 59%
    • Industry Average: 46%
    • Family Friendly Attributes:

      Culture: % of Women Who Say Amazon has family-friendly culture

    • Company Average: 26%
    • Industry Average: 52%
    • Family Friendly Attributes:

      Work-Life Balance: % Women Who Say Better Work Life Balance Would Help Retain Them

    • Company Average: 32%
    • Industry Average: 15%
Does Amazon Have Good Work-Life Balance and Flexibility?
  • "My team is flexible in terms of hours and if you need to work from home but that also goes the opposite way as in, they expect you to be available all the time and work crazy hours. " - anon2978
  • "Amazon Media Group has a very flexible shceudle for their sales staff. Many hours are spent on the road traveling so there is time allowed to work from home." - EcommGal
  • "Hours and travel are sometimes flexible, and at other times, non-negotiable. Great maternity leave, but don't expect to work less than 12 hour days during the week...and possibly weekends, too. Brutal environment." - FirstTimeMom2017
  • "Really hard to give a figure as some teams are great at it and some are horrendous, with very long hours and strict rule" - FairyTeaTime
  • "Expected to work at least 70 hours a week. Admonished for taking any time and expected to respond at all hours." - Dee Dee
Does Amazon Offer Flexible, Remote and Part-Time Jobs?
  • Work from Home Jobs

    100%
    Available
    • Sometimes, Amazon has virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available to qualified individuals who live in some areas.
  • Flexible Jobs

    100%
    Available
    • Flexible Schedule
  • Part-Time Jobs

    100%
    Available
    • Part-Time Temporary Job
  • Comments About Flexibility

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