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EMPLOYEE
PARTICIPANTS
368
TOTAL
RATINGS
4455
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American Express Company Culture

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American Express employees generally work 9.0 hrs a day
Work Hours
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Employees at American Express report the work pace is comfortably fast
Work Pace
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On a typical day, employees at American Express have 4+ meetings
Meetings
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79% of American Express employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
Coworkers
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American Express employees most often take 20-30 paid vacation and sick days each year
Perks & Benefits
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83% of American Express employees report they are happy with their work life balance
Work Life Balance
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American Express employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a year
Feedback
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75% of American Express employees call their work environment positive
Environment

Salaries at American Express View All

Salaries range from a low of $48,806 to a high of $290,000. The jobs with the 3 highest estimated salaries are CFO, Corporate Counsel, and VP of Public Relations, while the jobs with the lowest 3 estimated salaries are Executive Assistant, Admin Assistant, and CS Rep.

Overall Average Salaries

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Candidates Interested in Working at American Express

Candidates By Department

All Industries
33%
Engineering
13%
Product
8%
IT
7%
Sales
7%
Other
32%

Candidates By Location

New York City
19%
San Francisco
7%
Los Angeles
4%
Washington
3%
Seattle
3%
Other
63%

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does the company give bonuses? what % are they on average?

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  • Yes. Bonuses are received based on customer satisfaction surveys.

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How's the work life balance at American Express?

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  • It’s great. There are several programs in place to help with work life balance.

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If you could make changes, how would you improve the culture at American Express?

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  • Amex is so big we frequently have competing objectives. It would be nice if we could streamline that, but it's not realistic

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What are your coworkers at American Express like?

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  • Toxic.

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What do people at American Express think about the CEO? What do they do well and what can they improve?

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  • To my knowledge, most employees are very appreciative of the CEO and how well AMEX takes care of its employees.

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What benefits does American Express provide?

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  • American Express provides standard health insurance, Generous Paid Time Off, Retirement Savings, Flextime, Telecommute

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Gender Score How positively women rate their overall experience at American Express

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American Express currently ranks in the Top 40% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

Diversity Score How positively minorities rate their overall experience at American Express

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American Express currently ranks in the Top 50% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

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49%Promoters
22%Passives
29%Detractors

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Mission, Vision, & Values

To be the world's most respected service brand.

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American Express Culture At a Glance

368 employees at American Express have reviewed American Express across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was today.

Overall, the 368 American Express employees give their leadership a grade of B, or Top 35% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at American Express are generally satisfied with their total compensation at American Express, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at American Express are generally satisfied with their team. 368 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers a B-. The majority believe the meetings at American Express are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at American Express believe the environment at American Express is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at American Express is comfortably fast. About 63% of the employees at American Express work 8 hours or less, while 7% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at American Express are generally happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

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American Express vs Competitors

  1. 1st
    Mastercard
    73 / 100
  2. 2nd
    Discover
    72 / 100
  3. 3rd
    Capital One
    72 / 100
  4. 4th
    PayPal
    71 / 100
  5. 5th
    American Express
    70 / 100
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