Compare BNP Paribas vs Société Générale BETA

See how working at BNP Paribas vs. Société Générale 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 BNP Paribas vs. Société Générale. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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BNP Paribas

Employee Ratings

  • BNP Paribas scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Société Générale scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 5560 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 346 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.0
Société Générale employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than BNP Paribas employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BNP Paribas Ceo Jean-Laurent Bonnafé
88%
88%Jean-Laurent Bonnafé
BNP Paribas employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than Société Générale employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Société Générale Ceo Frédéric Oudéa
57%
57%Frédéric Oudéa
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
BNP Paribas employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Société Générale employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
BNP Paribas employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Société Générale employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Société Générale has 10 more total submitted salaries than BNP Paribas.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President161 Salaries
$160,678/yr
Analyst83 Salaries
$88,378/yr
Associate49 Salaries
$126,363/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Director62 Salaries
$226,892/yr
Analyst51 Salaries
$89,425/yr
Associate57 Salaries
$117,568/yr

What Employees Say

  • BNP Paribas had 10 more reviews than Société Générale that mentioned "Bonne ambiance" as a Pro.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at BNP Paribas.
  • "Ambiance" was the most mentioned Con at Société Générale.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 263 reviews)
"Bonne ambiance"(in 185 reviews)
Pros
"Bonne ambiance"(in 175 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 108 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 100 reviews)
Cons
"Ambiance"(in 78 reviews)
"Manque de"(in 67 reviews)
Featured Review
"BNP WORK CULTURE"May 10, 2021

Current Employee - Vice President

I have been working at BNP Paribas full-time

Pros

Excellent work environment. Very transparent top management. Some of the best managers to work with.

Cons

Paris centric decision making makes it tough sometimes.

"manager"May 4, 2021

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Société Générale full-time

Pros

i got to work for free

Cons

too many ugly people working

Advice to Management

always be yoruself

Job Postings

BNP Paribas has 1,154 more recently posted open jobs than Société Générale.