American Express
3.6 of 5 1,591 reviews
www.americanexpress.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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The benefits and employee engagement are high on their priority list.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at American Express full-time for more than 10 years

ProsEmployee benefits - health, dental, RRSP, Stock options
On site conveniences - convenience store, gym, masseuse
Opportunities for advancements with courses (dependent on leader)

ConsHR's inconsistent approach to reporting leaders and associated discrepancies
Heavy focus on level within the organization with subsequent blocking of employees' advancement

Advice to Senior ManagementAn employee's worth should be dependent on his / her successes and productivity and not based on a "band" level within the hierarchy.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Loved my job, great opportunities for advancement

Customer Care Professional GDC (Former Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I worked at American Express full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Love working with my peers, Team leader very supportive and… Cons: Some leaders need to treat ALL employee's equal. Still to much favoratism and unfortunately hard work doesn't always help you move… Advice to Senior Management: Make realistic metrics. Surveys should not be used against you… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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I'd very much recommend Amex as a place to work.

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New York, NY (US)

I have been working at American Express full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: employee oriented, fair to people (customers and employees), growth and… Cons: may be slow to respond to change Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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