Compare Coles vs Commonwealth Bank of Australia BETA

See how working at Coles vs. Commonwealth Bank of Australia 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 Coles vs. Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Employee Ratings

  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia 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)
3.7
(based on 1336 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1962 reviews)
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
4.0
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
4.1
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.5
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
4.0
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Coles Ceo John Durkan
73%
73%John Durkan
CEO Approval
Commonwealth Bank of Australia Ceo Matt Comyn
93%
93%Matt Comyn
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Commonwealth Bank of Australia has 1,058 more total submitted salaries than Coles.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Analyst13 Salaries
A$98,506/yr
Customer Service Representative34 Salaries
A$23/hr
Graduate22 Salaries
A$80,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Executive Manager110 Salaries
A$195,000/yr
Customer Service Representative64 Salaries
A$54,713/yr
Graduate52 Salaries
A$66,473/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Coles.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Coles.
  • "Red tape" was the most mentioned Con at Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 178 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 108 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 266 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 200 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 66 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 64 reviews)
Cons
"Red tape"(in 84 reviews)
"Large organisation"(in 59 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"31 Jul 2020

Former Employee - Casual Sales Assistant

I worked at Coles full-time

Pros

Nice team members Easy work Good hours

Cons

Some customers can be aggressive

"WOW"30 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Home Loan Specialist

I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia part-time for more than 10 years

Pros

People, systems, benefits, pay comp. progression

Cons

big organisation, change can be slow at times, or resistance due to cost

Advice to Management

Keep it up. amazing quick response in Covid. Keep putting cust. first and doing what's right for real, not just in media/presentations.

Job Postings

Commonwealth Bank of Australia has 68 more recently posted open jobs than Coles.