Compare MetLife vs New York Life BETA

See how working at MetLife vs. New York Life 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 MetLife vs. New York Life. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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MetLife

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New York Life

Employee Ratings

  • MetLife scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
  • New York Life scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval 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 4342 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 3120 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.8
New York Life employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than MetLife employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.8
New York Life employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than MetLife employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.0
New York Life employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than MetLife employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
MetLife Ceo Michel Khalaf
90%
90%Michel Khalaf
CEO Approval
New York Life Ceo Ted Mathas
94%
94%Ted Mathas
New York Life employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than MetLife employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
MetLife employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than New York Life employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
New York Life employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than MetLife employees rated theirs.

Salaries

MetLife has 2,091 more total submitted salaries than New York Life.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Financial Services Representative159 Salaries
$44,482/yr
Customer Service Representative197 Salaries
$36,777/yr
Insurance Agent76 Salaries
$49,496/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Financial Services Professional198 Salaries
$55,491/yr
Customer Service Representative115 Salaries
$42,558/yr
Insurance Agent223 Salaries
$56,420/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at MetLife.
  • "Great training" was the most mentioned Pro at New York Life.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at MetLife.
  • "100 commission" was the most mentioned Con at New York Life.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 464 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 237 reviews)
Pros
"Great training"(in 213 reviews)
"Training program"(in 116 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 122 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
"100 commission"(in 125 reviews)
"Friends and family"(in 118 reviews)
Featured Review
"good"May 10, 2021

Current Employee - Business Analyst

I have been working at MetLife full-time

Pros

good company to work for life

Cons

nothing bad .. all good

Current Employee - Life Insurance Agent

I have been working at New York Life full-time for more than a year

Pros

A+ rated company Leads given by company

Cons

Policy Declinations , commission reversals

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Job Postings

New York Life has 1,528 more recently posted open jobs than MetLife.