Compare TIAA vs Vanguard BETA

See how working at TIAA vs. Vanguard 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 TIAA vs. Vanguard. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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TIAA

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Vanguard

Employee Ratings

  • TIAA scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Vanguard scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1692 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 2511 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
TIAA employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.8
Vanguard employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than TIAA employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
TIAA Ceo Roger Ferguson
79%
79%Roger Ferguson
TIAA employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Vanguard Ceo Tim Buckley
73%
73%Tim Buckley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
TIAA employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Vanguard employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than TIAA employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Vanguard has 2,014 more total submitted salaries than TIAA.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Client Relationship Consultant36 Salaries
$68,768/yr
Wealth Management Advisor142 Salaries
$96,734/yr
Director98 Salaries
$157,008/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Client Relationship Specialist266 Salaries
$43,680/yr
Financial Advisor78 Salaries
$60,354/yr
Supervisor58 Salaries
$65,820/yr

What Employees Say

  • Vanguard had 106 more reviews than TIAA that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • Vanguard had 282 more reviews than TIAA that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at TIAA.
  • "Call center" was the most mentioned Con at Vanguard.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 192 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 163 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 445 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 298 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 76 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
"Call center"(in 219 reviews)
"Entry level"(in 75 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Customer Advocate

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

Pros

Very supportive management, low turnover, lots of volunteer opportunities, and very active Employee Resource Groups. Great support for getting licensed.

Cons

Not as many job opportunities in Dallas, most are in Denver or Charlotte.

"Phone role"Jul 27, 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Vanguard full-time

Pros

Great company to start with

Cons

It is a heavy phone role

Job Postings

Vanguard has 224 more recently posted open jobs than TIAA.