Compare American Express vs Capital One BETA

See how working at American Express vs. Capital One 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. Capital One. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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American Express

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Capital One

Employee Ratings

  • American Express scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Capital One scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 10244 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 9765 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
American Express Ceo Stephen J Squeri
95%
95%Stephen J Squeri
CEO Approval
Capital One Ceo Richard D. Fairbank
95%
95%Richard D. Fairbank
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
American Express employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Capital One employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
78%
American Express employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Capital One employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
75%

Salaries

American Express has 279 more total submitted salaries than Capital One.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager4 Salaries
A$103,803/yr
Finance Manager3 Salaries
A$144,715/yr
Business Development Executive25 Salaries
A$76,172/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager1 Salaries
$90,000/yr
Financial Analyst1 Salaries
CA$75,000/yr
Dasher (Driver)1 Salaries
A$60,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Capital One had 479 more reviews than American Express that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • American Express had 39 more reviews than Capital One that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 433 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 383 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1319 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 862 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 302 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 172 reviews)
Cons
"Performance management"(in 338 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 263 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"25 Jun 2021

Current Employee - Teller

I have been working at American Express part-time

Pros

Flexible for employees, management is good

Cons

Can’t find any cons, best company to work with

Current Employee - Project Manager

I have been working at Capital One full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Awesome experience and learning a lot

Cons

Nothing so far. Hope it will continue

Job Postings

Capital One has 548 more recently posted open jobs than American Express.