Compare American Eagle Outfitters vs Gap BETA

See how working at American Eagle Outfitters vs. Gap 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 Eagle Outfitters vs. Gap. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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American Eagle Outfitters

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Gap

Employee Ratings

  • Gap 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)
3.6
(based on 6394 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7238 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Gap employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.4
Gap employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
American Eagle Outfitters Ceo Jay Schottenstein
73%
73%Jay Schottenstein
CEO Approval
Gap Ceo Mark Breitbard
78%
78%Mark Breitbard
Gap employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Gap employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Gap salaries averaged $2,878 higher than American Eagle Outfitters.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1491 Salaries
$10/hr
Retail Sales Associate363 Salaries
$10/hr
Manager In Training96 Salaries
$68,038/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1825 Salaries
$12/hr
Retail Sales Associate352 Salaries
$11/hr
General Manager200 Salaries
$76,667/yr

What Employees Say

  • American Eagle Outfitters had 328 more reviews than Gap that mentioned "Great discount" as a Pro.
  • American Eagle Outfitters had 39 more reviews than Gap that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • American Eagle Outfitters had 18 more reviews than Gap that mentioned "Credit cards" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 657 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 546 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 507 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 329 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 287 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 199 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 269 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 158 reviews)
Featured Review
"good"Sep 1, 2021

Current Employee - Sales Associate

I have been working at American Eagle Outfitters part-time for less than a year

Pros

learn a lot of self discipline

Cons

not very flexible schedule sadly

Advice to Management

no advice just vibes yea

"Nice clothes"Oct 21, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Gap part-time for more than a year

Pros

Not too crowded and you can help customers

Cons

Not enough customers and it gets boring

Advice to Management

Thanks for the opportunity.

Job Postings

American Eagle Outfitters has 3,776 more recently posted open jobs than Gap.