Compare NIKE vs American Eagle Outfitters BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • NIKE 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)
4.1
(based on 8153 reviews)
NIKE employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 6394 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
NIKE employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
NIKE employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
NIKE employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
NIKE employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
NIKE employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
NIKE Ceo John Donahoe
87%
87%John Donahoe
NIKE employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
American Eagle Outfitters Ceo Jay Schottenstein
73%
73%Jay Schottenstein
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
NIKE employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
NIKE employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 26% higher than American Eagle Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

NIKE has 2,577 more total submitted salaries than American Eagle Outfitters.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate533 Salaries
$13/hr
Nike Athlete668 Salaries
$13/hr
Retail Sales Associate231 Salaries
$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1491 Salaries
$10/hr
Associate71 Salaries
$10/hr
Retail Sales Associate363 Salaries
$10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at NIKE.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at American Eagle Outfitters.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at NIKE.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at American Eagle Outfitters.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 402 reviews)
"Great people"(in 236 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 657 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 546 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 165 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 140 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 287 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 199 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great benefits"Oct 22, 2021

Former Employee - Shipping and Receiving

I worked at NIKE full-time

Pros

Employee benefits were really good

Cons

It was hard to move from the field to corporate positions

"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

Job Postings

American Eagle Outfitters has 1,900 more recently posted open jobs than NIKE.