Compare American Express vs Citi BETA

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

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Citi

Employee Ratings

  • American Express scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 7588 reviews)
American Express employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 15115 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
American Express employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
American Express employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
American Express employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
American Express employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
American Express employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Citi 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 8% higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Citi Ceo Michael Corbat
86%
86%Michael Corbat
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
American Express employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
American Express employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

American Express has 48 more total submitted salaries than Citi.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Development Executive13 Salaries
A$79,652/yr
Customer Care Professional11 Salaries
A$50,036/yr
Financial Analyst3 Salaries
A$89,484/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President8 Salaries
A$181,101/yr
Customer Service Representative1 Salaries
A$5,468/yr
Investment Banking Associate3 Salaries
A$200,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Citi had 309 more reviews than American Express that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Citi had 535 more reviews than American Express that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 384 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 341 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1143 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 693 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 273 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 156 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 808 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 317 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.

Former Employee - Vice President Sales

I worked at Citi full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Full rounded of product choices

Cons

tedious for many paper works

Advice to Management

simplify

Job Postings

Citi has 8,933 more recently posted open jobs than American Express.