Compare American Express vs Wells Fargo BETA

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

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Wells Fargo

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)
4.2
(based on 10181 reviews)
American Express employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 30882 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
American Express employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
American Express employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
American Express employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
American Express employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
American Express employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
American Express Ceo Stephen J Squeri
95%
95%Stephen J Squeri
American Express employees rated their CEO Approval 26% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Wells Fargo Ceo Charlie Scharf
69%
69%Charlie Scharf
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
American Express employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
78%
American Express employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 27% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

American Express has 275 more total submitted salaries than Wells Fargo.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Manager5 Salaries
A$160,385/yr
Finance Manager3 Salaries
A$144,715/yr
Business Development Executive25 Salaries
A$76,172/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1 Salaries
A$120,000/yr
Senior Financial Specialist1 Salaries
A$79,000/yr
Concrete Tester1 Salaries
A$55,936/yr

What Employees Say

  • Wells Fargo had 1,764 more reviews than American Express that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at American Express.
  • "Sales goals" was the most mentioned Con at Wells Fargo.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 433 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 383 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2147 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1601 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 302 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 172 reviews)
Cons
"Sales goals"(in 1368 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 642 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

"Great times"28 May 2020

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Wells Fargo full-time for less than a year

Pros

It was great working here

Cons

There weren't many cons here

Advice to Management

Keep it up

Job Postings

Wells Fargo has 7,717 more recently posted open jobs than American Express.