American Express Overview

  • New York, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1850
  • Company - Public (AXP)
  • Financial Transaction Processing
  • $10+ billion (USD)

We’re a company of inclusion—built on service, secured by trust and driven by forward thinking. For more than 160 years, we’ve helped our customers reach their goals. And today, as we continue to transform and lead the way in a digital universe, our goal is to reach more ...
Mission: We work hard every day to make American Express the world's most respected service brand.

Company Updates

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American Express

10 Feb 2021

We have a long commitment of fostering a culture of inclusivity and belonging where our LGBTQ colleagues feel valued and supported. #TeamAmex was recently recognized on Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality index, scoring 100% for our policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality for the 18th consecutive year.

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American Express

10 Feb 2021

We’re pleased to have earned a spot as a top 50 company on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies list. In a year unlike any other, #TeamAmex remained committed to our customers, colleagues and communities. This recognition affirms our strong reputation among our peers and our dedication to delivering exceptional products, services and experiences every day.


In new CEO Stephen Squeri's first full year on the job, the company known for its corporate credit cards climbed five spots in our rankings. AmEx grew revenue

American Express - Why Work With Us?

The best way to back our customers is to back our people

The best way to back our customers is to back our people

What you choose to do for a living is one of the most meaningful decisions you can make. At American Express, our job is to help you excel at yours. We provide experiences to become a great leader, a world of opportunities to grow your career, and an inclusive culture to help you thrive. Because the best way to back our customers is to back our people. 

Join, stay and grow your career

At American Express, you’ll have access to world-class leadership and learning experiences, an opportunity to create a unique career journey shaped by your talent and curiosity, and the ability to engage with great leaders and coworkers. All this, combined with comprehensive benefits makes American Express a unique place to join, stay and grow your career. 

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American Express Interviews

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American Express Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2013
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2012
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2010
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign2010
  • Employees’ Choice -50 Best Places to WorkGlassdoor2009

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Does American Express have a sabbatical or career break policy?

...No sabbatical program in US....

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