Erste Group Bank - Workforce

Employees & Cost Per Employee (USD per month)
Banking | Austria | September 23, 2018
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Erste Group Bank employed 47,702 persons in 2017, up 1.42% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the bank's workforce hit an all time high of 52,648 persons in 2008 and an all time low of 8,416 in 1999.

Average cost reached USD 4,685 per month per employee, 5.44% more than a year ago. This figure was USD 4,761 per month per month some 10 years ago.

Staff accounted for 57.4% of total operating expenditures in 2017. The bank operated a network of 2,565 branches in 2017.

Comparing Erste Group Bank with its closest peers, Raiffeisen Bank International had 49,700 employees and 2,409 branches in 2017, OTP Group operated with 35,633 people and 1,488 branches and PKO BP had a network of 1,192 branches with 28,443 employees in 2017.

You can see all the bank’s data at Erste Group Bank Profile, or you can download a report on the bank in the report section.

Employees Unit 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bank Austria Group 58,182 53,598 36,192 35,523 27,863 ...
BAWAG Group ... ... ... 2,828 2,615 2,951 ...
Erste Bank Austria 16,060 15,659 15,550 15,687 16,029 ...
Erste Group Bank 49,381 45,670 46,067 46,467 47,034
Oberbank 1,892 1,876 2,004 2,025 2,049 ...
Raiffeisen Bank Int. 60,084 57,901 54,730 51,492 50,203
Raiffeisenlandesbank Burgenland ... ... 244 244 246 249 ...
Raiffeisenlandesbank Karnten ... ... ... ... ... 1,506 ...
Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederosterreich-Wien 1,285 1,237 1,201 1,185 1,099 ...
Raiffeisenlandesbank Oberosterreich 4,566 4,989 5,338 5,420 5,831 ...
Raiffeisenlandesbank Steiermark 25.0 983 974 963 926 ...
Raiffeisenlandesbank Tirol 453 423 374 342 336 ...
Raiffeisenverband Salzburg 1,774 1,764 1,684 1,651 1,622 ...
Salzburger Sparkasse 619 601 588 580 581 ...
Sparkasse Oberosterreich 1,227 1,334 1,320 1,347 1,664 ...
Steiermarkische Sparkasse 2,331 2,307 2,339 2,352 2,380 ...
AVERAGE 15,334 15,221 13,470 11,429 11,193 10,145 8,822 47,238