Compare Capital One vs Wells Fargo BETA

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

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Wells Fargo

Employee Ratings

  • Capital One scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 7659 reviews)
Capital One employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 24105 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Capital One employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Capital One employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Capital One employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Capital One employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Capital One Ceo Richard D. Fairbank
93%
93%Richard D. Fairbank
Capital One employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Wells Fargo Ceo Charlie Scharf
77%
77%Charlie Scharf
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Capital One employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Capital One employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Wells Fargo employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

Capital One has 305 more total submitted salaries than Wells Fargo.
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Salaries for similar jobs
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CA$76,036/yr
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CA$77,021/yr
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CA$93,978/yr
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What Employees Say

  • Wells Fargo had 1,181 more reviews than Capital One that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Performance management" was the most mentioned Con at Capital One.
  • "Sales goals" was the most mentioned Con at Wells Fargo.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1196 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 804 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1985 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1453 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Performance management"(in 315 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 244 reviews)
Cons
"Sales goals"(in 1338 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 595 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Associate Software Engineer

I have been working at Capital One full-time for less than a year

Pros

1 out of 10 days dedicated to developing technical skills

Cons

Slow pace. Lot’s of red tape.

"review"May 24, 2020

Former Employee - Analyst

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

Pros

- amazing place to work

Cons

- hard work is expected of you

Job Postings

Wells Fargo has 4,204 more recently posted open jobs than Capital One.