Number of Amazon Employees

Amazon Number of Employees 2006-2017

The following table shows the number of Amazon employees from 2006-2017.

Number of AMAZON Employees 2006-2017
YearNumber of employees
200613900
200717000
200820700
200924300
201033700
201156200
201288400
2013117300
2014154100
2015230800
2016341400
2017566000

The technology industry is highly competitive and the technology brands require highly skilled technology professionals. The competition for highly qualified technical staff, software engineers and computer scientists has always been intense in the technology industry. In the recent years the number of employees working at Amazon globally has increased very fast. In 2017 the approximate number of full time and part time part time employees working for Amazon was 566000. This was more than 200,000 higher than the previous year when the number of employees working for Amazon was 341,400 approximately.

Sources:

Data sourced from the annual reports of Amazon available on its investors website.

http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=97664&p=irol-reportsannual

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