Compare Credit Suisse vs Barclays BETA

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

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Barclays

Employee Ratings

  • Credit Suisse scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
  • Barclays scored higher in 5 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 5124 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 7879 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Credit Suisse Ceo Thomas Gottstein
92%
92%Thomas Gottstein
Credit Suisse employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo Jes Staley
85%
85%Jes Staley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Barclays employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Barclays salaries averaged $10,788 higher than Credit Suisse.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Vice President847 Salaries
$112,193/yr
Analyst441 Salaries
$80,936/yr
Associate498 Salaries
$141,750/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Vice President331 Salaries
$134,242/yr
Analyst201 Salaries
$85,000/yr
Associate80 Salaries
$148,002/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Credit Suisse.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Barclays.
  • Barclays had 93 more reviews than Credit Suisse that mentioned "Senior management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 268 reviews)
"Internal mobility"(in 229 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1042 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 223 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 116 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 326 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 209 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Apr 14, 2020

Current Employee - Director

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

Pros

Working Culture Diversity and Inclusion

Cons

None to report as part of this review

"Positive"Nov 21, 2020

Current Employee - Trader

I have been working at Barclays full-time

Pros

Good culture with good people

Cons

There are no negatives to speak of

Advice to Management

Be more transparent on future status

Job Postings

Barclays has 245 more recently posted open jobs than Credit Suisse.