Compare Edward Jones vs Vanguard BETA

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Edward Jones

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Vanguard

Employee Ratings

  • Edward Jones scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2667 reviews)
Edward Jones employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 2486 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Edward Jones employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Edward Jones employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Edward Jones employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Edward Jones employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Edward Jones Ceo Penny Pennington
89%
89%Penny Pennington
Edward Jones employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Vanguard Ceo Tim Buckley
71%
71%Tim Buckley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Edward Jones employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Edward Jones employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Home office" was the most mentioned Pro at Edward Jones.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Vanguard.
  • "Door knocking" was the most mentioned Con at Edward Jones.
  • "Call center" was the most mentioned Con at Vanguard.
Pros
Pros
"Home office"(in 166 reviews)
"Great training"(in 159 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 444 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 294 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Door knocking"(in 208 reviews)
"Door to door"(in 162 reviews)
Cons
"Call center"(in 217 reviews)
"Entry level"(in 73 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"11 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Headquarters Financial Advisor

I have been working at Edward Jones full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great culture, company cares about employees and clients, great benefits.

Cons

Workload, difficult clients, a lot of red tape.

Advice to Management

Consider higher pay for Headquarters Financial Advisors or find a way to significantly decrease workload.

"Product"7 Dec 2018

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Vanguard full-time

Pros

Great culture and client driven mission

Cons

Nothing that jumps out

Job Postings

Edward Jones has 1,231 more recently posted open jobs than Vanguard.