Compare Manulife vs Sun Life BETA

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

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Sun Life

Employee Ratings

  • Sun Life 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)
3.9
(based on 1687 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 566 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Manulife Ceo Roy  Gori
94%
94%Roy Gori
CEO Approval
Sun Life Ceo Dean Connor
97%
97%Dean Connor
Sun Life employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Manulife employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Sun Life employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Manulife employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Manulife has 569 more total submitted salaries than Sun Life.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Director54 Salaries
CA$118,374/yr
Actuarial Co-op36 Salaries
CA$27/hr
Customer Service Representative24 Salaries
CA$41,384/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Director33 Salaries
CA$127,112/yr
Financial Advisor50 Salaries
CA$56,507/yr
Customer Service Representative36 Salaries
CA$42,179/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Manulife.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Sun Life.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Manulife.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Sun Life.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 251 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 203 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 107 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 88 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 49 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 44 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 26 reviews)
"Commission based"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist

I worked at Manulife full-time

Pros

processes are clear; tech is current and continually improved and tech support is there; leaders in work from home options more than 10 years; great profit sharing, benefits, and more

Cons

It is hard work and a lot is expected of the people but I think that is true everywhere.

"Good"Dec 18, 2020

Former Employee - Account Coordinator

I worked at Sun Life full-time for less than a year

Pros

Positive environment, nice people, good work life balance

Cons

No cons really - I enjoyed my time there

Job Postings

Manulife has 55 more recently posted open jobs than Sun Life.