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Since 2011, Amazon has invested over $160 billion in the US, including infrastructure and compensation to our employees – $53 billion in 2017 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 2012, Amazon has invested more than $100 billion in the U.S., added $45 billion to U.S. GDP, and added 125 U.S.-based jobs a day - or one job every ten minutes.

Amazon teams up with New York colleges to launch pathway to cloud computing jobs

Students from LaGuardia Community College, CUNY, and SUNY will be eligible for a Cloud Computing Certificate that can help them land entry-level tech jobs.

The big picture

A look back at 2018 through 18 of our favorite Amazon photos.

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.

Amazon’s most extreme delivery

In “the land of high passes,” the challenges are as vast as the landscape.

There’s opportunity anywhere you live

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

Steel to silicon: Pittsburgh's technology renaissance continues

How Pittsburgh learned to speak another language, and provided Amazon a gateway to the world.

How Amazon ended up in San Diego

Think big: The development of this tech hub was sparked by an Amazonian's six-pager.

Feeding a sense of community in Chattanooga

Amazon has helped spark a bustling food truck scene outside its warehouse in Tennessee, which keeps employees well-fed and local businesses booming.

A business born out of necessity

In the throes of new parenthood, Tara Darnley delivered a healthy baby business. Now it's growing on Amazon.

Seven jobs shaping Seattle

Meet the local workforce behind Amazon's building boom.

Fall River’s second chance

How Amazon’s warehouse is strengthening this historic Massachusetts community.

The real Amazon effect

How a California community is flourishing since Amazon came to town.

Amazon's impact in southern California

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

Experience to build on

Former Amazonians create hundreds of Seattle-area jobs by starting new companies.
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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.

What's your pet doing all day?

This product allows pet parents to keep an eye on their furry friends.
Reinventing an American icon
How Amazon and Procter & Gamble collaborated to create better packaging.
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