What Banks in Turkey Had the Most Employees in 2017?

Top Banks by Number of Employees
Banking | Turkey | June 30, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 22 banks in Turkey in 2017, Isbank had the most employees, followed by Ziraat Bank and Garanti Bank.

Isbank employed 24,836 persons in 2017, down 0.656% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the bank's workforce hit an all time high of 25,157 persons in 2015 and an all time low of 14,873 in 2002.

Average cost reached TRY 14,863 per month per month per employee, 6.62% more than a year ago. This figure was TRY 4,657 per month some 10 years ago.

Comparing Isbank with its closest peers, Ziraat Bank had 24,554 employees with average cost of TRY 8,463 per month per person, Garanti Bank operated with 18,851 people (and TRY 14,172 per month per employee) and Yapi Kredi Bank had 18,839 employees in 2017 with cost TRY 18,839 per month per head.

Turkish banking sector employed 208,280 people in 2017.

You can see all the banks employees data on the Employees indicator page or you can download a report on the Turkish banks in the report section.

Employees Unit 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Akbank
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Garanti Bank
Halkbank
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Intesa Sanpaolo Turkey ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Isbank
Odea Bank ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
QNB Finansbank ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Sekerbank
Turk Ekonomi Bankasi
Turkland Bank ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
VakifBank
Yapi Kredi Bank
Ziraat Bank
AVERAGE 4,353 4,916 5,378 5,635 6,025 6,803 7,295 7,868 8,478 9,327 9,787 10,034 10,182 9,080 9,360 9,871 8,449 8,576 7,570 7,294 7,361 7,486 6,980 6,866 5,887 5,751 5,565 5,568 5,545 5,174 5,443 5,668 5,628 5,605 5,155 5,303 5,664 5,945 6,652 7,317 7,961 8,038 8,377 8,804 8,621 9,179 8,985 8,979 8,788 10,140