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Since 2010, Amazon has invested over $350 billion in the U.S., including infrastructure and compensation to our employees—$90 billion in 2019 alone. Check it out
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Amazon is a powerful engine of growth for the national economy – revitalizing communities across America through job creation, economic investment, and innovative services.

Since 2010, Amazon has invested over $350 billion in the U.S., including infrastructure and compensation to our employees—$90 billion in 2019 alone.

Fact check: sizing up Amazon

While Amazon is a large company, we operate in big, competitive, and highly fragmented global markets—and have bigger retail competitors in every country we serve.

Explore Amazon's Career Day—happening now

Attendees can learn about the 100,000+ jobs available across Amazon’s operations network plus the 33,000 open corporate and tech roles in the company’s headquarters and Tech Hubs.

Amazon ramps hiring, opening 100,000 new roles to support people relying on Amazon’s service in this stressful time

Company will increase pay by $2/hour in the U.S., C$2 in Canada, £2/hr in the UK, and approximately €2/hr in many EU countries, through May, for employees and partners who are in fulfillment centers, transportation operations, stores or those making deliveries so that others can remain at home.

Bringing additional jobs to Bellevue

Amazon announces plans to add 10,000 more jobs and donates $1 million to help Eastside families in need.

There’s opportunity anywhere you live

A rural Idaho mom built a business on Amazon without leaving the land she loves.

Amazon receives FCC approval for Project Kuiper satellite constellation

The authorization allows Project Kuiper to deliver satellite-based broadband services in the United States, helping expand internet access to households and communities across the country.

The faces of Amazon operations

Meet the people stepping up during this critical time to make sure that Amazon boxes arrive with what you need.

Amazon hires first 1,000 employees in Nashville

Amazon continues to deepen investments in the local community—announcing increased support for Metro Nashville Public Schools to offer computer science curriculum for more than 32,000 elementary school students.

When COVID‑19 closed her preschool, Amazon had a job for her

Meet some of the 175,000 new associates Amazon is hiring to meet customer demand.

45,000 and counting

Amazon now has more than 45,000 employees in our hometown, Seattle. Discover why our employees joined, why they stay, and why their ID badges aren't all the same color.

Helping local small businesses through the impacts of COVID‑19

Amazon is creating a $5 million Neighborhood Small Business Relief Fund to provide cash grants to Seattle small businesses that need assistance.

Amazon’s economic impact in the U.S.

A snapshot of our job creation activities, tax profile, and significant investments in communities across the country.
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Amazon's impact in southern California

How we're creating jobs while supporting and investing in communities

Restaurant skills give fresh hope

Amazon donates and furnishes more than 25,000 square feet of retail space for five new FareStart eateries.

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