Compare Wells Fargo vs Citizens BETA

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

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Citizens

Employee Ratings

  • Wells Fargo scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Citizens scored higher in 5 areas: Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 30081 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2714 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.4
Citizens employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Wells Fargo Ceo Charlie Scharf
69%
69%Charlie Scharf
CEO Approval
Citizens Ceo Bruce Van Saun
85%
85%Bruce Van Saun
Citizens employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Citizens employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Citizens employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Wells Fargo salaries averaged $27,155 higher than Citizens.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Personal Banker3324 Salaries
$40,660/yr
Teller3336 Salaries
$17/hr
Personal Banker I1918 Salaries
$40,846/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Personal Banker370 Salaries
$19/hr
Teller244 Salaries
$16/hr
Banker68 Salaries
$21/hr

What Employees Say

  • Wells Fargo had 1,465 more reviews than Citizens that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Wells Fargo had 1,246 more reviews than Citizens that mentioned "Sales goals" as a Con.
  • Wells Fargo had 528 more reviews than Citizens that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2147 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1601 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 136 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 136 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Sales goals"(in 1368 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 642 reviews)
Cons
"Sales goals"(in 122 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 114 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Collector

I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time

Pros

Great place to work. Colleagues are great and leadership/ managers are great

Cons

The job itself can be repetitive depending your your job

"Great place"Apr 7, 2021

Current Employee - Investment Banking Summer Analyst

I have been working at Citizens full-time for less than a year

Pros

Good team culture and welcoming environment

Cons

No cons that I can think of

Job Postings

Wells Fargo has 8,658 more recently posted open jobs than Citizens.