Compare Morgan Stanley vs Edward Jones BETA

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

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Edward Jones

Employee Ratings

  • Morgan Stanley scored higher in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
  • Edward Jones scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 7200 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2670 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.8
Edward Jones employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.8
Edward Jones employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.1
Edward Jones employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Morgan Stanley Ceo James P. Gorman
90%
90%James P. Gorman
CEO Approval
Edward Jones Ceo Penny Pennington
90%
90%Penny Pennington
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Morgan Stanley employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Edward Jones employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Edward Jones employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Client Service Associate3 Salaries
A$65,000/yr
Analyst3 Salaries
A$124,660/yr
Operations Analyst2 Salaries
A$63,282/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Morgan Stanley.
  • "Home office" was the most mentioned Pro at Edward Jones.
  • "Working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Morgan Stanley.
  • "Door knocking" was the most mentioned Con at Edward Jones.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 557 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 440 reviews)
Pros
"Home office"(in 166 reviews)
"Great training"(in 159 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 165 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 127 reviews)
Cons
"Door knocking"(in 208 reviews)
"Door to door"(in 162 reviews)
Featured Review
"n"26 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Concrete Formwork Stripper

I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

Pros

great safe good pay and fun

Cons

tiring hard to find work life balance

"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.

Job Postings

Morgan Stanley has 907 more recently posted open jobs than Edward Jones.