Compare Barclays vs Citi BETA

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

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Citi

Employee Ratings

  • Barclays scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Citi scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management 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 11200 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 20290 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Barclays employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo Jes Staley
89%
89%Jes Staley
CEO Approval
Citi Ceo Jane Fraser
90%
90%Jane Fraser
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Barclays employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Citi salaries averaged £1,927 higher than Barclays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President378 Salaries
£86,895/yr
Analyst283 Salaries
£42,582/yr
Project Manager101 Salaries
£58,550/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President205 Salaries
£89,031/yr
Analyst140 Salaries
£50,961/yr
Project Manager21 Salaries
£53,816/yr

What Employees Say

  • Citi had 195 more reviews than Barclays that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Barclays.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Citi.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1110 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1305 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 761 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 344 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 213 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 928 reviews)
"Long working hours"(in 614 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Helpdesk Team Leader

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

Pros

Good pay, good office, opportunities to progress

Cons

You may need to put in extra hours from time to time depending on what role you do.

Current Contractor - User Experience Designer

I have been working at Citi for more than a year

Pros

Flexible and great encouragement for new starters

Cons

Fast paced and often difficult to find the right people for answers

Job Postings

Citi has 23,658 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.