Compare PwC vs Hays BETA

See how working at PwC vs. Hays 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 PwC vs. Hays. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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PwC

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Hays

Employee Ratings

  • PwC scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Hays scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 26908 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2712 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.2
Hays employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PwC Ceo Robert E. Moritz
92%
92%Robert E. Moritz
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
93%
93%Alistair R. Cox
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
PwC employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
64%

Salaries

PwC has 314 more total submitted salaries than Hays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruiter1 Salaries
€35,485/yr
Audit Senior Associate19 Salaries
€41,084/yr
Consultant13 Salaries
€51,576/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruitment Consultant23 Salaries
€25,000/yr
Risk Analyst2 Salaries
€12,799/yr
Managing Consultant2 Salaries
€31,476/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at PwC.
  • "Work hard play" was the most mentioned Pro at Hays.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at PwC.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Hays.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 1046 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 654 reviews)
Pros
"Work hard play"(in 148 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 147 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 3398 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 369 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 467 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 132 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"25 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Auditor

I have been working at PwC full-time

Pros

Good office location, excellent training

Cons

The other three are better

Former Employee - Recruitment Consultant

I worked at Hays full-time for more than a year

Pros

- Great Training, improved market/industry knowledge, collaborative work environment

Cons

A lot expected in regard to targets, sometimes slightly unrealistic

Job Postings

Hays has 1,988 more recently posted open jobs than PwC.