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4.0
Average Rating
(based on 92 Goldman Sachs Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
3.9
Growth Opportunities
3.7
People You Work With
4.3
Person You Work For
4.3
Rewards You Receive
4.1
Support You Get
4.1
Way You Work
4.0
Work Setting
4.2
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"Great place to work, with good compensation. They believe in putting all benefits in your pay. Do well in terms of being a firm with an open door policy. Surrounded by great bright people."
Posted 8 years ago in Jersey City, NJ
QA Analyst
Person You Work For 4.7 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4.7 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4.7 / 5
Trading Assistant
Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3.1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Financial Analyst
Person You Work For 4.8 / 5 People You Work With 4.7 / 5 Work Setting 4.8 / 5
Attorney

"Good pay, good office space, great cafeteria, great views, unstable employment prospect, experience most rudeness ever in this office however, from a female colleague, when I brought it to the attention of Axiom I was let go. Told the project was ending for budgetary concerns."

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"Good pay, good office, clean, great cafeteria, nice views, one of my bosses, one of my associate attorneys, location, opportunities to make more money if I stayed on."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know that you can do it, some of the people that work there don't fit in with GSs reputation for exceptionalism."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Give contract attorneys more time to prove themselves, little can be gleaned from a professional's skills in a few weeks."

Project Leader

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"Goldman Sachs is a meritocracy and therefore I was able to be rewarded for my efforts and contributions. I also admired the commitment to teamwork and professional development encouraged by management."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know your stuff, be prepared to shine at all times."

What don't you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"At times it was difficult to maintain a suitable work/life balance."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Encourage diversity."

Analyst

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"Fast paced environment."

Systems Analyst

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"The people."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"The background check is very thorough."

What don't you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"At my specific location there was absolutely no room for advancement."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Treat everyone equally."

Associate

"Very educational - learned a lot."

Network Operations Manager

"If you want a challenge."

Option Trader

"Great work environment."

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"Definitely yes."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"They are sure to test your math, technical thinking."

What don't you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"Sometimes too competitive."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"More modest business growth."

UNIX Systems Administrator

"Goldman is a great place to work. Management is top notch."

Goldman Sachs Employee

"A good place to work."

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"The assisgnment that I worked on. The people."

Relationship Manager

"Goldman Sachs is an amazing firm and I was honored to have worked there."

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"They encouraged you to think outside the box and gave you the opportunity to explore those ideas. One would work long hours but the company understood work life balance as well. They offered training programs as well as encouraged you to volunteer."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Good Luck- it's a great place to work if you can get past the 10 -15 interviews. :-)"

What don't you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"I did not like the fact that I was released from my position."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Continue to encourage development."

IT Analyst

"Good company to work with."

Trading Floor Support Analyst

What do you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"The pay."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I hope your spouse can pay the mortgage."

What don't you like about working at Goldman Sachs?

"Ended my contract with no explanation, agent called my wife to tell me when I got home, two weeks before Christmas."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Enjoy your $16M bonus."

Goldman Sachs Reviews FAQs

Is Goldman Sachs a good company to work for?

Goldman Sachs has an overall rating of 4.0 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 92 Goldman Sachs Review Ratings left anonymously by Goldman Sachs employees, which is 3% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 98% of employees would recommend working at Goldman Sachs.

Does Goldman Sachs pay their employees well?

Goldman Sachs employees earn $75,000 annually on average, or $36 per hour, which is 14% higher than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 42 Goldman Sachs employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find Goldman Sachs Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working a Goldman Sachs?

98% of employees would recommend working at Goldman Sachs with the overall rating of 4.0 out of 5. Employees also rated Goldman Sachs 3.9 out of 5 for Company Culture, 4.1 for Rewards You Receive, 3.7 for Growth Opportunities and 4.1 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at Goldman Sachs?

According to our data, the highest paying job at Goldman Sachs is a COO at $350,000 annually. Browse Goldman Sachs Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at Goldman Sachs?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at Goldman Sachs is a Line Cook at $20,000 annually. Browse Goldman Sachs Salaries by Job Profile.

What are the pros and cons of working at Goldman Sachs?

According to reviews on CareerBliss, employees commonly rated the pros of working at Goldman Sachs to be Company Culture, Growth Opportunities, People You Work With and Person You Work For, and no cons.

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