Compare Scotiabank vs Sun Life BETA

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

Scotiabank

Sun Life company icon

Sun Life

Employee Ratings

  • Sun Life 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 5700 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 774 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Scotiabank Ceo Brian J. Porter
87%
87%Brian J. Porter
CEO Approval
Sun Life Ceo Kevin Strain
100%
100%Kevin Strain
Sun Life employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Scotiabank employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Sun Life employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Scotiabank employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Sun Life employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Scotiabank employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Sun Life salaries averaged CA$24,912 higher than Scotiabank.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Financial Advisor669 Salaries
CA$48,879/yr
Customer Service Representative359 Salaries
CA$17/hr
Senior Manager271 Salaries
CA$104,478/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Financial Advisor71 Salaries
CA$58,556/yr
Customer Service Representative50 Salaries
CA$43,468/yr
Director52 Salaries
CA$126,087/yr

What Employees Say

  • Scotiabank had 217 more reviews than Sun Life that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Scotiabank.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Sun Life.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 328 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 305 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 111 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 88 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 114 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 75 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 27 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 19 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Graduate Student

I worked at Scotiabank full-time

Pros

Staff are all very friendly and supportive

Cons

Cant think of any cons

Former Intern - Devops Analyst II

I worked at Sun Life for less than a year

Pros

If you are an intern you will have a great exposure to learning new skills and technologies.

Cons

Always worked from home so not aware how the workplace atmosphere is like

Job Postings

Scotiabank has 1,490 more recently posted open jobs than Sun Life.