Compare MetLife vs Principal Financial Group BETA

See how Principal Financial Group vs. MetLife compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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MetLife

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3565 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 807 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
MetLife Ceo Michel Khalaf
91%
91%Michel Khalaf
CEO Approval
Principal Financial Group Ceo Daniel J. Houston
91%
91%Daniel J. Houston
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
61%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Director102 Salaries
$139,714/yr
Financial Services Representative138 Salaries
$43,282/yr
Insurance Agent67 Salaries
$48,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Director, Management90 Salaries
$158,003/yr
Financial Advisor18 Salaries
$63,271/yr
Associate Technical Sales26 Salaries
$75,856/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 407 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 215 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 188 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 57 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 108 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 77 reviews)
Cons
"Des moines"(in 35 reviews)
"No cons"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Executive Assistant

I worked at MetLife full-time for more than a year

Pros

NYC location in GCT was a great commute from all boroughs

Cons

Low pay Does not keep up with the high cost of living in the metropolitan area

Advice to Management

Raise to current competitive salaries

"Best First Job"Feb 12, 2020

Former Employee - Photographer

I worked at Principal Financial Group full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

flexible hours, amazing salary, great co-workers, in the field of which I studied.

Cons

9-5. Not much creativity needed.

Job Postings