Number of bank employees reached 398,516 persons in 2017 in France, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.02 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of bank employees in France reached an all time high of 445,000 persons in 1988 and an all time low of 366,610 persons in 2000. When compared to France's main peers, number of bank employees in Belgium amounted to 53,002 persons, 597,319 persons in Germany, 281,928 persons in Italy and 183,016 persons in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 2nd within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of bank employees, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.