Number of bank employees reached 30,070 persons in 2017 in Bulgaria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.929 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of bank employees in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 34,290 persons in 2009 and an all time low of 20,997 persons in 2003. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, number of bank employees in Greece amounted to 41,707 persons, 55,044 persons in Romania, 23,055 persons in Serbia and 208,280 persons in Turkey in 2017.
Bulgaria has been ranked 18th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of bank employees, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.