Erste Bank Hungary employed 3,047 persons in 2017, up 6.06% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the bank's workforce hit an all time high of 3,230 persons in 2008 and an all time low of 2,505 in 2005.
Average cost reached USD 3,093 per month per employee, 8.55% more than a year ago. This figure was USD 4,441 per month per month some 10 years ago.
Staff accounted for 45.8% of total operating expenditures in 2017. The bank operated a network of 127 branches in 2017.
When compared to bank's main peers, OTP Group had 35,633 employees and 1,488 branches in 2017, K&H Bank operated with 3,477 people and 207 branches and MKB Bank had a network of 69.0 branches with 2,031 employees in 2017.