Compare Wawanesa Insurance vs Western Financial Group BETA

See how working at Wawanesa Insurance vs. Western Financial Group 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 Wawanesa Insurance vs. Western Financial Group. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Wawanesa Insurance

Employee Ratings

  • Wawanesa Insurance scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Western Financial Group scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 238 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 153 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.4
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Senior Management
4.2
Western Financial Group employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Wawanesa Insurance employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Wawanesa Insurance Ceo Jeff Goy
95%
95%Jeff Goy
Wawanesa Insurance employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Western Financial Group employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Western Financial Group Ceo Kenny Nicholls
91%
91%Kenny Nicholls
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Western Financial Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Wawanesa Insurance employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Wawanesa Insurance has 62 more total submitted salaries than Western Financial Group.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Claims Adjuster7 Salaries
CA$52,261/yr
Director3 Salaries
CA$147,664/yr
Applications Developer6 Salaries
CA$64,789/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Insurance Advisor27 Salaries
CA$42,123/yr
Branch Manager4 Salaries
CA$103,847/yr
Applications Developer2 Salaries
CA$65,101/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Wawanesa Insurance.
  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Western Financial Group.
  • Wawanesa Insurance had 3 more reviews than Western Financial Group that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 20 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 18 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 9 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 8 reviews)
"Micro managing"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Head office"(in 9 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Oct 21, 2020

Current Employee - Actuarial Analyst

I have been working at Wawanesa Insurance full-time for less than a year

Pros

Good people and great benefits

Cons

Small company size, which is not really a con

"Great Company"Oct 22, 2020

Current Employee - Insurance Broker

I have been working at Western Financial Group full-time

Pros

Great benefits, care about work/family balance, supportive, a great team to work with, room to grow.

Cons

The starting wage can be discouraging

Advice to Management

Keep it up!

Job Postings

Western Financial Group has 84 more recently posted open jobs than Wawanesa Insurance.