Compare Vanguard vs Wells Fargo BETA

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

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Wells Fargo

Employee Ratings

  • Vanguard scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Wells Fargo scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 2486 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 23330 reviews)
Wells Fargo employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.5
Wells Fargo employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Wells Fargo employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Vanguard Ceo Tim Buckley
71%
71%Tim Buckley
CEO Approval
Wells Fargo Ceo Charlie Scharf
81%
81%Charlie Scharf
Wells Fargo employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Wells Fargo employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Vanguard employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Vanguard has 1 more total submitted salaries than Wells Fargo.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Business Analyst1 Salaries
A$143,358/yr
Portfolio Manager1 Salaries
A$234,058/yr
Senior Product Manager1 Salaries
A$215,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Concrete Tester1 Salaries
A$54,863/yr
Senior Financial Specialist1 Salaries
A$79,000/yr
Regional Sales Manager1 Salaries
A$117,029/yr

What Employees Say

  • Wells Fargo had 1,639 more reviews than Vanguard that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Call center" was the most mentioned Con at Vanguard.
  • "Sales goals" was the most mentioned Con at Wells Fargo.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 444 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 294 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1933 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1408 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Call center"(in 217 reviews)
"Entry level"(in 73 reviews)
Cons
"Sales goals"(in 1327 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 577 reviews)
Featured Review
"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

"Great times"28 May 2020

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Wells Fargo full-time for less than a year

Pros

It was great working here

Cons

There weren't many cons here

Advice to Management

Keep it up

Job Postings

Wells Fargo has 6,871 more recently posted open jobs than Vanguard.