Compare American Express vs Bank of America BETA

See how working at American Express vs. Bank of America 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. Bank of America. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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American Express

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Bank of America

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)
4.1
(based on 7605 reviews)
American Express employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 22192 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
American Express employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
American Express employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
American Express employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
American Express Ceo Stephen J Squeri
95%
95%Stephen J Squeri
American Express employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Bank of America Ceo Brian T. Moynihan
89%
89%Brian T. Moynihan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
American Express employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
American Express employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

American Express has 156 more total submitted salaries than Bank of America.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Care Professional11 Salaries
A$50,124/yr
Financial Analyst3 Salaries
A$89,641/yr
Team Leader2 Salaries
A$88,637/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President Client Executive Scad1 Salaries
A$185,000/yr
Financial Analyst1 Salaries
A$90,000/yr
Associate1 Salaries
A$124,737/yr

What Employees Say

  • Bank of America had 2,137 more reviews than American Express that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • Bank of America had 323 more reviews than American Express that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 385 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 341 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2478 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1516 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 273 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 156 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 596 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 492 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Travel Consultant

I worked at American Express full-time for less than a year

Pros

They really care about their employees, great pay, great benefits and great company values that they uphold.

Cons

I really can't think of any cons about the company.

Advice to Management

Management is very supportive. I have no advice to give but to keep up the great work managers.

"manager"3 Oct 2018

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Bank of America full-time

Pros

good for being in the org

Cons

can do better than the best

Job Postings

Bank of America has 2,375 more recently posted open jobs than American Express.