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

  • Barclays scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Bank of America scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 7879 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 23248 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo Jes Staley
85%
85%Jes Staley
CEO Approval
Bank of America Ceo Brian T. Moynihan
92%
92%Brian T. Moynihan
Bank of America employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Bank of America employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Bank of America salaries averaged £9,238 higher than Barclays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President265 Salaries
£86,721/yr
Analyst174 Salaries
£41,028/yr
Project Manager47 Salaries
£56,299/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President50 Salaries
£91,264/yr
Analyst49 Salaries
£51,916/yr
Project Manager8 Salaries
£68,583/yr

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 1042 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2574 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1582 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 326 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 209 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 620 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 501 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Director Risk

I have been working at Barclays full-time

Pros

Autonomous, progressive leadership, dynamic working

Cons

Intense work culture, high expectations

"Great Place"8 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Senior Analyst

I have been working at Bank of America full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Senior Management are very nice

Cons

Difficult to think of any

Job Postings

Bank of America has 2,354 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.