Compare Citi vs BlackRock BETA

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

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BlackRock

Employee Ratings

  • Citi scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • BlackRock scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 16205 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2471 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.9
BlackRock employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.7
BlackRock employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.1
BlackRock employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Citi Ceo Michael Corbat
89%
89%Michael Corbat
CEO Approval
BlackRock Ceo Laurence D. Fink
96%
96%Laurence D. Fink
BlackRock employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
BlackRock employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Citi employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
79%
BlackRock employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Citi employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Citi salaries averaged £13,204 higher than BlackRock.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President145 Salaries
£88,000/yr
Analyst82 Salaries
£50,184/yr
Associate27 Salaries
£89,017/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President68 Salaries
£86,013/yr
Analyst93 Salaries
£44,660/yr
Associate124 Salaries
£56,915/yr

What Employees Say

  • Citi had 993 more reviews than BlackRock that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Citi had 671 more reviews than BlackRock that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1231 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 726 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 238 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 160 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 876 reviews)
"Long working hours"(in 577 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 205 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 177 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Analyst

I have been working at Citi full-time

Pros

Good career opportunities, good company culture

Cons

Long working hours, although this is more related to the industry

Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at BlackRock full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Company that cares for your wellbeing, lots of great benefits

Cons

Size of the company and all the different teams can sometimes make it hard to navigate

Job Postings

Citi has 9,262 more recently posted open jobs than BlackRock.