Compare Freddie Mac vs Wells Fargo BETA

See how working at Freddie Mac vs. Wells Fargo 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 Freddie Mac vs. Wells Fargo. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Freddie Mac

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Wells Fargo

Employee Ratings

  • Freddie Mac scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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)
4.0
(based on 1054 reviews)
Freddie Mac employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 26480 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Freddie Mac employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Freddie Mac employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Freddie Mac employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Freddie Mac employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Freddie Mac Ceo Michael Hutchins
0%
N/AMichael Hutchins
CEO Approval
Wells Fargo Ceo Charlie Scharf
68%
68%Charlie Scharf
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Freddie Mac employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Freddie Mac employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

Wells Fargo has 38,593 more total submitted salaries than Freddie Mac.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Management Professional16 Salaries
$97,091/yr
Operational Risk Senior61 Salaries
$105,773/yr
Business Analysis Professional55 Salaries
$92,184/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Teller2534 Salaries
$15/hr
Personal Banker I (SAFE)1852 Salaries
$46,249/yr
Service Manager II466 Salaries
$47,007/yr

What Employees Say

  • Wells Fargo had 2,012 more reviews than Freddie Mac that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Conservatorship" was the most mentioned Con at Freddie Mac.
  • "Sales goals" was the most mentioned Con at Wells Fargo.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 228 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 83 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2095 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1561 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Conservatorship"(in 53 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"Sales goals"(in 1363 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 632 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Developer

I have been working at Freddie Mac full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Flexibility with work schedule, amazing Paternity leave benefit

Cons

Takes time to get promoted.

"Great Company"Dec 27, 2020

Current Employee - Programmer Analyst

I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time

Pros

Work life balance and Flexibility and great pay

Cons

Job Security and uncertain future

Advice to Management

Figure out the best way to move company out of the asset cap and move forward

Job Postings

Wells Fargo has 6,622 more recently posted open jobs than Freddie Mac.