Amazon Is Defined by Billions and Millions; Median Salary Is $28,446

Amazon’s benefits and pay exceed many editorial hourly workers across the media sector, by the way. This analysis in this article is simplistic, and while not inaccurate, does not reflect the nature of the warehouse locations. Those hourly employees were unemployed and uninsured prior to Amazon.

It is a standard feature of American journalism to cry for low wage workers (while paying its own less) and ignoring the dynamic of Amazon tuition reimbursement for nearly all workers, including part time. I wrote about this in: