Compare Credit Suisse vs BlackRock BETA

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

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BlackRock

Employee Ratings

  • BlackRock scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 4714 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2283 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
BlackRock employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.0
BlackRock employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Credit Suisse Ceo Thomas Gottstein
86%
86%Thomas Gottstein
CEO Approval
BlackRock Ceo Laurence D. Fink
93%
93%Laurence D. Fink
BlackRock employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
BlackRock employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Credit Suisse salaries averaged £20,742 higher than BlackRock.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst47 Salaries
£50,541/yr
Associate21 Salaries
£93,086/yr
Vice President59 Salaries
£101,876/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst81 Salaries
£44,255/yr
Associate103 Salaries
£53,911/yr
Vice President63 Salaries
£85,110/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Credit Suisse.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BlackRock.
  • Credit Suisse had 5 more reviews than BlackRock that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 246 reviews)
"Internal mobility"(in 221 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 215 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 152 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 202 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 111 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 197 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 134 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

I have been working at Credit Suisse for less than a year

Pros

Great bank to work for

Cons

Stressful, bad work life balance

Current Employee - Director, IT

I have been working at BlackRock full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Great Culture - Flexible & Supportive Lots of Innovation New Technologies

Cons

Can be difficult to climb ladder

Job Postings

Credit Suisse has 426 more recently posted open jobs than BlackRock.