Compare Telstra vs Commonwealth Bank of Australia BETA

See how working at Telstra 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 Telstra 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 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)
3.6
(based on 1575 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1940 reviews)
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Telstra 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 Telstra employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.5
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Telstra 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 Telstra employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Telstra Ceo Andrew Penn
55%
55%Andrew Penn
CEO Approval
Commonwealth Bank of Australia Ceo Matt Comyn
93%
93%Matt Comyn
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their CEO Approval 38% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Commonwealth Bank of Australia employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 26% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Commonwealth Bank of Australia has 621 more total submitted salaries than Telstra.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager54 Salaries
A$212,780/yr
Customer Service Representative11 Salaries
A$52,687/yr
Business Specialist12 Salaries
A$85,310/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Executive Manager109 Salaries
A$195,000/yr
Customer Service Representative63 Salaries
A$54,675/yr
Associate Director41 Salaries
A$146,779/yr

What Employees Say

  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia had 15 more reviews than Telstra that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Telstra had 27 more reviews than Commonwealth Bank of Australia that mentioned "Flexible working" as a Pro.
  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia had 29 more reviews than Telstra that mentioned "Red tape" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 248 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 227 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 263 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 200 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Restructures"(in 61 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 54 reviews)
Cons
"Red tape"(in 83 reviews)
"Large organisation"(in 59 reviews)
Featured Review
"Proud employee"14 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Delivery Manager

I have been working at Telstra full-time

Pros

Telstra is a Strong values led organisation

Cons

None come to mind, a great company to work for

Former Employee - Senior Android Developer

I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great work life balance Supportive teams

Cons

Slow processes and red tape

Job Postings

Commonwealth Bank of Australia has 79 more recently posted open jobs than Telstra.