Compare Barclays vs PwC BETA

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

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PwC

Employee Ratings

  • Barclays scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • PwC scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
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 41905 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
4.1
PwC employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Barclays employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Barclays employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo Jes Staley
89%
89%Jes Staley
CEO Approval
PwC Ceo Robert E. Moritz
93%
93%Robert E. Moritz
PwC employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Barclays employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
70%

Salaries

Barclays has 787 more total submitted salaries than PwC.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern58 Salaries
£39,984/yr
Vice President378 Salaries
£86,895/yr
Analyst283 Salaries
£42,582/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Associate1398 Salaries
£40,179/yr
Manager665 Salaries
£56,031/yr
Analyst62 Salaries
£28,429/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Barclays.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at PwC.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Barclays.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at PwC.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1110 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 1225 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 776 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 344 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 213 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 4275 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 453 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.

"Great company"28 Apr 2021

Current Employee - Audit Senior Associate

I have been working at PwC full-time for less than a year

Pros

Excellent learning ground for both personal and professional development

Cons

Long hours, tight deadlines, long hours

Job Postings

PwC has 14,739 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.