Compare Morgan Stanley vs Bain Capital BETA

See how working at Morgan Stanley vs. Bain Capital 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 Morgan Stanley vs. Bain Capital. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Morgan Stanley

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Bain Capital

Employee Ratings

  • Bain Capital scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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)
3.9
(based on 7569 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 101 reviews)
Bain Capital employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
4.5
Bain Capital employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Bain Capital employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.9
Bain Capital employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
4.4
Bain Capital employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.2
Bain Capital employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Morgan Stanley Ceo James P. Gorman
92%
92%James P. Gorman
CEO Approval
Bain Capital Ceo Jonathan Lavine and John Connaughton
99%
99%Jonathan Lavine and John Connaughton
Bain Capital employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
92%
Bain Capital employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
92%
Bain Capital employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Bain Capital salaries averaged $26,471 higher than Morgan Stanley.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate1183 Salaries
$98,933/yr
Vice President931 Salaries
$157,964/yr
Analyst695 Salaries
$83,190/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate33 Salaries
$124,166/yr
Vice President10 Salaries
$202,461/yr
Analyst5 Salaries
$92,872/yr

What Employees Say

  • Morgan Stanley had 557 more reviews than Bain Capital that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Morgan Stanley.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Bain Capital.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 564 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 451 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 9 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 167 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 131 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 18 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review
"Trade Support"Oct 23, 2020

Current Employee - Director

I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great Co.- room for advancement

Cons

Long Days and complicated promotion process

Advice to Management

None

Current Employee - Vice President

I have been working at Bain Capital full-time

Pros

Highly-educated, intellectual yet down-to-earth people with integrity

Cons

Culture is a bit political

Job Postings

Morgan Stanley has 2,760 more recently posted open jobs than Bain Capital.