Compare American Express vs Amazon BETA

See how working at American Express vs. Amazon compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at American Express vs. Amazon. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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American Express

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • American Express scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 11201 reviews)
American Express employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 95620 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
American Express employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
American Express employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
American Express employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
American Express Ceo Stephen J Squeri
94%
94%Stephen J Squeri
American Express employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
80%
80%Andrew Jassy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
American Express employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
American Express employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

Amazon has 429 more total submitted salaries than American Express.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Development Executive26 Salaries
A$76,994/yr
Sales Manager5 Salaries
A$162,374/yr
Product Manager6 Salaries
A$111,050/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager5 Salaries
A$155,000/yr
Account Manager17 Salaries
A$145,000/yr
Program Manager10 Salaries
A$115,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amazon had 1,664 more reviews than American Express that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at American Express.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 540 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 474 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 361 reviews)
"Slow decision making"(in 216 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Featured Review
"great comp"15 Jan 2022

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at American Express full-time

Pros

good environment and good starting salary

Cons

nothing the company was good

Current Employee - Program Manager

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

1. Shares 2. Flexibility 3. Global exposure

Cons

1. Too complex 2. Navigating through lots of processes 3. Like a startup

Job Postings

Amazon has 90,822 more recently posted open jobs than American Express.
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