Retail Careers


AEO Inc. operates American Eagle and Aerie stores in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Hong Kong. Our PEOPLE come first and we put customers at the center of everything we do. We are inclusive. We are authentic. We are diverse. Our associates are the face of our brands and we believe that our success begins with YOU.


We believe our associates are our greatest asset. We provide industry-leading career development and training at all store associate levels. At AEO, there is a clear career growth plan for all team members.

Real People

“I love that I have been able to grown with the company– and I get to learn new aspects of the business everyday.”


OFFL/NE by Aerie Merchandising Team Leader

“I enjoy the happy atmosphere and the positive energy that everyone has. It feels like you’re working with friends!”


AE Brand Ambassador

“Working for AE has given me great styling skills and a career path I love.”


AE Brand Ambassador

Real Rewards

Your success is our success! Rewarding our team for going above and beyond is one of the ways we embody our core value of PEOPLE. AEO offers associates the following REAL rewards:

All Associates

  • 40% off year-round associate discount at both AE and Aerie in stores and online
  • Seasonal discounts
  • Contests with chances to win free merch and prizes


  • Monthly incentive opportunities
  • Seasonal prizes including exclusive travel experiences and more!