American Express Overview

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

Each day, American Express makes it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services. An engine of commerce, American Express provides innovative payment, travel and expense ...
Mission: American Express is the global services company that offers talented individuals challenging work with purpose, because only American Express infuses a desire to serve the success of our customers into every part of the workplace experience.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2021(#15), 2020(#24), 2018(#26), 2017(#11), 2015(#19)

Top CEOs: 2015(#2)

Company Updates

September 24, 2021
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We’re celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at American Express by honoring the history and culture of the Hispanic and Latinx community and appreciating and acknowledging the impact our colleagues make on our organization. Throughout the month, we are hosting global, virtual events to “Amplify the Impact” this community has had on society and bring awareness to their experiences, influence and resilience. We will hear perspectives from external speakers and our #TeamAmex colleagues on how to support each other and will use this month as a call to action for all of us to continue empowering each other.
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September 24, 2021
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American Express puts its heart into backing our customers, communities and each other. Today, we’re celebrating our #2 ranking on Fortune's 2021 Best Workplaces for Women list. We believe the best way to back women—and all colleagues—is by providing great benefits and flexibility that support well-being; creating an environment where everyone feels valued, can grow, and thrive; and maintaining 100% global pay equity. We remain focused on bringing our powerful backing promise to life, every day. Find your place on #TeamAmex: https://lnkd.in/gpdhxUga
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American Express Reviews

4.2
87%
Recommend to a Friend
94%
Approve of CEO
Stephen J Squeri
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2,488 Ratings
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Diversity & Inclusion at American Express

4.4
(1976 reviews)

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American Express Interviews

Experience
Positive65%
Negative18%
Neutral18%
Getting an Interview
Applied online49%
Campus Recruiting18%
Recruiter12%
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    I applied online. The process took 1 week. I interviewed at American Express (Australia)

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    The interview had two levels of management present. They asked a selection of common questions about my project experience in a very conversational and casual manner. Interviewers were friendly and down to Earth.
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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 offer relocation assistance?

...Excellent benefits package leading the way for parental leave, IVF, pension scheme, car allowance, employee discounts...

August 12, 2021

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