Compare BDO vs PwC BETA

See how working at BDO vs. PwC 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 BDO vs. PwC. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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BDO

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PwC

Employee Ratings

  • BDO scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • PwC scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 138 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 548 reviews)
PwC employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
4.1
PwC employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
BDO employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.4
PwC employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.7
PwC employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BDO Ceo Pat Kramer
71%
71%Pat Kramer
CEO Approval
PwC Ceo Robert E. Moritz
90%
90%Robert E. Moritz
PwC employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
PwC employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
63%
PwC employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than BDO employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PwC has 1,352 more total submitted salaries than BDO.
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CA$97,450/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BDO.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at PwC.
  • PwC had 3,224 more reviews than BDO that mentioned "Long working hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 144 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 1026 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 639 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 105 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 3329 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 363 reviews)
Featured Review
"Challenging"Jun 20, 2020

Former Employee - Client Advisor

I worked at BDO full-time

Pros

Learnt a lot and very technical

Cons

Too much overtime and pressure sometimes

Current Employee - Proposal Specialist

I have been working at PwC full-time for more than a year

Pros

I believe this varies from department to department, but the option to work from home and set your own hours really contributes to a great work life balance.

Cons

There can be a lot of downtime where there isn't much direction.

Advice to Management

Keep looking after your employees

Job Postings

PwC has 10,395 more recently posted open jobs than BDO.