Compare Morgan Stanley vs HSBC Holdings BETA

See how working at Morgan Stanley vs. HSBC Holdings 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 Morgan Stanley vs. HSBC Holdings. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Morgan Stanley

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HSBC Holdings

Employee Ratings

  • Morgan Stanley 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.
  • HSBC Holdings scored higher 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 7434 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 12354 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Morgan Stanley employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Morgan Stanley employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Morgan Stanley Ceo James P. Gorman
92%
92%James P. Gorman
Morgan Stanley employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
HSBC Holdings Ceo Noel Quinn
80%
80%Noel Quinn
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Morgan Stanley employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Morgan Stanley employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

HSBC Holdings has 725 more total submitted salaries than Morgan Stanley.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate25 Salaries
CA$85,624/yr
Vice President14 Salaries
CA$114,394/yr
Software Developer21 Salaries
CA$80,509/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern15 Salaries
CA$22/hr
Senior Manager24 Salaries
CA$103,433/yr
Business Systems Manager4 Salaries
CA$110,341/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Morgan Stanley.
  • "Good working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at HSBC Holdings.
  • HSBC Holdings had 142 more reviews than Morgan Stanley that mentioned "Senior management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 564 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 451 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 405 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 167 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 131 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 300 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 273 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Information Technology Analyst

I worked at Morgan Stanley for less than a year

Pros

Great environment with lots of opportunities

Cons

Very security conscious so be careful

Former Employee - Premier Relationship Manager

I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good salary and other benefits

Cons

Highly unorganized company. Lack of career advancement

Advice to Management

Priorities things and be realistic.

Job Postings

Morgan Stanley has 1,952 more recently posted open jobs than HSBC Holdings.