Here are the Top 10 banks in Arizona, based on public voting for the 2019 edition of Ranking Arizona, the state’s biggest and most comprehensive business opinion poll. Ranking Arizona is based purely on opinion and ranks companies based on how voters answer this simple question: with whom would you recommend doing business?

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Here are the Top 10 banks in Arizona, as featured in the 2019 edition of Ranking Arizona:


$850M or more in market deposits


1. National Bank of Arizona

Background: Founded in Tucson in 1984, National Bank of Arizona has grown to serve more than 45 communities across the state with 59 full-service branches. National Bank of Arizona has more than $4.7 billion in assets and is a division of Zions Bancorporation, N.A., backed by the strength of Zions Bancorporation, a member of the S&P 500 and the NASDAQ Financial 100 index.

2. JPMorgan Chase & Co.

3. BMO Harris Bank

4. U.S. Bank NA

5. Bank of America Arizona

6. Washington Federal

7. Wells Fargo Bank Arizona NA

8. Western Alliance Bank

9. BBVA Compass

10. AmTrust Bank, a division of New York Community Bank


$249M-$849M in market deposits


1. Pacific Premier Bank

Background: Pacific Premier Bank is focused on serving small and middle market businesses and individuals across Arizona and beyond. Through its more than 40 branches, Pacific Premier offers a diverse range of deposit and lending products including agricultural, commercial, commercial real estate, construction, and SBA loans, as well as specialty banking products for homeowners associations and franchise lending nationwide. Pacific Premier has the strength and performance to meet the banking needs of businesses and individuals. Pacific Premier Bank was recently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the 100 Fastest Growing Companies in the nation.

2. Bank of Arizona

3. Arizona Business Bank

4. Comerica Bank

5. First International Bank & Trust

6. Arizona Bank & Trust

7. UMB Bank Arizona

8. Northern Trust NA

9. FirstBank

10. Western State Bank


$239M or less in market deposits


1. Pinnacle Bank

Background: Pinnacle Bank is an Arizona-based, business-oriented bank serving small businesses and the community in Metropolitan Phoenix. Pinnacle Bank was formed by local business leaders who own and/or manage their own businesses here in the Valley. Pinnacle Bank is backed by more than 300 strong, primarily local, shareholders. They represent a cross section of extremely successful men and women who see the need for a bank which is committed to providing personalized service and convenience to its clients. The Valley is Pinnacle Bank’s home and Pinnacle Bank’s leaders are dedicated to helping make it a better place to live and work.

2. Alerus

3. TrustBank

4. Enterprise Bank & Trust

5. Bank 34

6. Republic Bank of Arizona

7. First Western Trust

8. BNC National Bank

9. First Citizens Bank

10. Goldwater Bank