Number of bank employees reached 18,879 persons in 2017 in Slovakia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.59 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of bank employees in Slovakia reached an all time high of 23,984 persons in 1999 and an all time low of 13,789 persons in 1992. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, number of bank employees in Austria amounted to 71,927 persons, 41,566 persons in Czech Republic, 38,877 persons in Hungary and 168,800 persons in Poland in 2017.
Slovakia has been ranked 24th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of bank employees, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.