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Amazon High Paying Jobs, Compensation Information and Expert Network Connections

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Amazon.com, Inc. is an American multinational technology company based in Seattle, Washington, which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It is one of the Big Five companies in the U.S. information technology industry, along with Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Facebook. The company has been referred to as "one of the most influential economic and cultural forces in the world", as well as the world's most valuable brand.

Jeff Bezos founded Amazon from his garage in Bellevue, Washington, on July 5, 1994. It started as an online marketplace for books but expanded to sell electronics, software, video games, apparel, furniture, food, toys, and jewelry. In 2015, Amazon surpassed Walmart as the most valuable retailer in the United States by market capitalization. In 2017, Amazon acquired Whole Foods Market for US$13.4 billion, which substantially increased its footprint as a physical retailer. In 2018, its two-day delivery service, Amazon Prime, surpassed 100 million subscribers worldwide.

Amazon is known for its disruption of well-established industries through technological innovation and mass scale. It is the world's largest online marketplace, AI assistant provider, live-streaming platform and cloud computing platform as measured by revenue and market capitalization. Amazon is the largest Internet company by revenue in the world. It is the second largest private employer in the United States and one of the world's most valuable companies. As of 2020, Amazon has the highest global brand valuation.

Highest paying job titles at Amazon include Software Engineer, Senior Software Development Engineer, and Quality Assurance Engineer

Snapshot

Employees1,271
Market Cap$1,594.4 billion
Revenue$386 billion
5 Year Trendarrow trend up+29.3%
Net Income$21.3 billion
NASDAQAMZN
Founded1994
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Total value of jobs:
$512,125,000
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Total Jobs:
570
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Average Pay:
$133,088
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Total Experts:
447
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% Masters:
41%

Top Experts at Amazon

Amazon Compensation

Software Engineer

$40K

$350K

Average Compensation:$110,893

Senior Software Development Engineer

$90K

$175K

Average Compensation:$103,054

Quality Assurance Engineer

$50K

$125K

Average Compensation:$98,400

Business Intelligence Engineer

$80K

$250K

Average Compensation:$118,000

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