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 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 11717 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 28540 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo C.S. Venkatakrishnan
90%
90%C.S. Venkatakrishnan
CEO Approval
Bank of America Ceo Brian T. Moynihan
90%
90%Brian T. Moynihan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Bank of America employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Bank of America salaries averaged £8,618 higher than Barclays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President395 Salaries
£88,048/yr
Analyst306 Salaries
£42,612/yr
Project Manager113 Salaries
£57,648/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President88 Salaries
£93,000/yr
Analyst80 Salaries
£54,210/yr
Project Manager12 Salaries
£66,951/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 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

Former Intern - Technology Analyst

I worked at Barclays for less than a year

Pros

Super Friendly line managers and remuneration. Engaging tasks.

Cons

Some software issues due to covid-19

"Good"20 Sep 2021

Former Employee - Trainee Solicitor

I worked at Bank of America full-time

Pros

Decent pay, good hours. Very nice people.

Cons

Little progression post-qualification. Just a starting block for your future career.

Job Postings

Bank of America has 4,258 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.