Here are the Top 10 banks in Arizona, based on public voting for the 2020 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? To make your vote count in the 2021 edition of Ranking Arizona, click here to vote.

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Here are the Top 10 banks in Arizona, as featured in the 2020 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. BMO Harris Bank

3. Wells Fargo Bank Arizona NA

4. Bank of America Arizona

5. Western Alliance Bank

6. BOK Financial

7. JPMorgan Chase & Co.

8. MidFirst Bank

9. WaFd Bank

10. BBVA Compass


$240M-$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 throughout the Western U.S. Through its more than 40 branches, Pacific Premier offers a diverse range of deposit and lending products including 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. Recently ranked one of America’s Best Banks by Forbes.

2. Arizona Bank & Trust

3. Northern Trust NA

4. UMB Bank Arizona

5. Comerica Bank

6. FirstBank

7. First International Bank & Trust

8. CIT (formerly Mutual of Omaha Bank)

9. Bankers Trust


$239M or less in market deposits


1. Alerus

Background: Relationships are at the core of everything Alerus does, and that makes all the difference for its personal and business clients. It is Alerus’ mission to provide proactive advice and technology that supports people in their daily lives and guides them on their financial wellness journeys. For Alerus’ business clients, that approach takes their employee benefits to the next level with an integrated financial wellness program. For Alerus’ personal clients, it’s a customized approach that empowers them to set and achieve goals, making smart financial decisions. No matter the financial goal or challenge, Alerus supports people and businesses with an array of products and services, delivered through a personalized experience.

2. Parkway Bank

3. Meadows Bank

4. Enterprise Bank & Trust

5. TrustBank

6. First Western Trust

7. Goldwater Bank

8. Stearns Bank

9. West Valley National Bank

10. BNC National Bank