Compare Walmart vs American Eagle Outfitters BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Walmart scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • American Eagle Outfitters scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 51703 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 4571 reviews)
American Eagle Outfitters employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.3
American Eagle Outfitters employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.1
American Eagle Outfitters employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.8
American Eagle Outfitters employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
64%
64%Doug McMillon
CEO Approval
American Eagle Outfitters Ceo Jay Schottenstein
79%
79%Jay Schottenstein
American Eagle Outfitters employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
American Eagle Outfitters employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
46%

Salaries

Walmart has 53,354 more total submitted salaries than American Eagle Outfitters.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1473 Salaries
$11/hr
Assistant Store Manager1580 Salaries
$50,495/yr
Assistant Manager1589 Salaries
$50,598/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate991 Salaries
$9/hr
Retail Sales Associate254 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager172 Salaries
$17/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at American Eagle Outfitters.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Walmart.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at American Eagle Outfitters.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2288 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1291 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 595 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 490 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1404 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1112 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 261 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 179 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Aug 5, 2020

Former Employee - Receiving Associate

I worked at Walmart full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good pay and great benefits here.

Cons

Lunch time are cut short and food is ok. It takes your whole lunch break to get to the microwave.

Advice to Management

Listen to your employees... they know more than they seem.

"Easy job"Jun 10, 2020

Former Employee - Seasonal Sales Associate

I worked at American Eagle Outfitters part-time for less than a year

Pros

-i got to work in the store of my favorite brand. -Employee discounts.

Cons

it was only a seasonal position.

Job Postings

Walmart has 48,434 more recently posted open jobs than American Eagle Outfitters.