Compare Desjardins vs Sun Life BETA

See how working at Desjardins vs. Sun Life 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 Desjardins vs. Sun Life. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Desjardins

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Sun Life

Employee Ratings

  • Desjardins scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Sun Life scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities 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 801 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 466 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Desjardins employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Sun Life employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Desjardins Ceo Guy Cormier
93%
93%Guy Cormier
CEO Approval
Sun Life Ceo Dean Connor
93%
93%Dean Connor
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Desjardins employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Sun Life employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Sun Life employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Desjardins employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Desjardins has 138 more total submitted salaries than Sun Life.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Financial Advisor14 Salaries
CA$49,194/yr
Business Analyst13 Salaries
CA$88,100/yr
Customer Service Representative11 Salaries
CA$47,106/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Financial Advisor43 Salaries
CA$55,763/yr
Director24 Salaries
CA$127,249/yr
Customer Service Representative22 Salaries
CA$41,120/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Avantages sociaux" was the most mentioned Pro at Desjardins.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Sun Life.
  • "De travail" was the most mentioned Con at Desjardins.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Sun Life.
Pros
Pros
"Avantages sociaux"(in 65 reviews)
"De travail"(in 65 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 92 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 91 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"De travail"(in 28 reviews)
"French"(in 19 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 24 reviews)
"Commission based"(in 16 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Account Executive

I have been working at Desjardins full-time

Pros

Every employee has the same focus - to focus on our clients needs, to evolve our company, to keep things simple and to be a team player. These 4 things energize me and why I love to work at... Desjardins.

Cons

Many jobs are located in the province of Quebec - ie innovation team, marketing but this is changing.

Current Employee - Director

I have been working at Sun Life full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Leadership, Flexibility, Rewards, Purpose, Top Talent

Cons

Hours can be long and work is sometimes trusted to a select few

Job Postings

Desjardins has 291 more recently posted open jobs than Sun Life.