Compare Barclays vs Bank of America BETA

See how working at Barclays vs. Bank of America 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 Barclays vs. Bank of America. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Barclays

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Bank of America

Employee Ratings

  • Bank of America scored higher in 7 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 9903 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 26389 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.9
Bank of America employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo Jes Staley
88%
88%Jes Staley
CEO Approval
Bank of America Ceo Brian T. Moynihan
92%
92%Brian T. Moynihan
Bank of America employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Bank of America employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Barclays has 6,525 more total submitted salaries than Bank of America.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Barclays.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Bank of America.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Barclays.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Bank of America.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1110 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2651 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1642 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 344 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 213 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 652 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 508 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Project Manager

I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great leaders, pay and benefits. A lot of support and opportunities available to shape an amazing career. Encouraged to develop yourself and support your community / charities that matter to you.

Cons

Typical corporate environment, can be slow to change and political at times

Advice to Management

Listen to colleagues and keep challenging the status quo

Current Employee - Director

I have been working at Bank of America full-time

Pros

Lots of opportunities at this bank

Cons

Very few negatives overall. Great company.

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you're doing

Job Postings

Bank of America has 1,327 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.