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Goldman Sachs Company Culture

Goldman Sachs Culture

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3.8/5
Goldman Sachs' Overall Culture is rated B

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Goldman Sachs CEO

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David M. Solomon Goldman Sachs' CEO
David M. Solomon
75 /100
A Day in the Life
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Goldman Sachs employees generally work 10.2 hrs a day
Work Hours
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Employees at Goldman Sachs report the work pace is extremely fast
Work Pace
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On a typical day, employees at Goldman Sachs have 2 meetings
Meetings
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80% of Goldman Sachs employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
Coworkers
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Goldman Sachs employees most often take 20-30 paid vacation and sick days each year
Perks & Benefits
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63% of Goldman Sachs employees report they are happy with their work life balance
Work Life Balance
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Goldman Sachs employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a year
Feedback
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69% of Goldman Sachs employees call their work environment positive
Environment

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What do people at Goldman Sachs think about the CEO? What do they do well and what can they improve?

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  • Time for Lloyd to sail off into the sunset.

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How's the work life balance at Goldman Sachs?

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  • Does not exist unless you force it in.

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Does Goldman Sachs have any remote positions?

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  • Option to work from home.

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How does Goldman Sachs make decisions around promotions?

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  • In secret, steeped in mystery... unless you are on the committee making the decision.

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How much and how often do raises happen at Goldman Sachs?

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  • Once a year.

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What benefits does Goldman Sachs provide?

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  • health, dental, vision, 401k

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H1B Visa

In 2019, Goldman Sachs applied for 1847 H1B visas. Of the work permits applied for, 97% were approved.

An in-depth look at ‘Certified-withdrawn’ H1B applications at Goldman Sachs unveil that 27 approved work permit applications were withdrawn before the employee’s start date, and 3 were withdrawn by Goldman Sachs after the employee’s start date.

Work Permit Application Outcome

Goldman Sachs has a total of 369000 employees

1847
Total Applied
  • 97% Granted (1795 out of 1847)
  • 1% Denied (22 out of 1847)
  • 1% Withdrawn Application was withdrawn by the employer before approval/rejection (27 out of 1847)
  • <1% Certified-Withdrawn Application was approved but later withdrawn by employer (3 out of 1847)

This data was calculated using publicly sourced data from OFLC Performance Data

Gender Score How positively women rate their overall experience at Goldman Sachs

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Goldman Sachs currently ranks in the Top 40% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

Diversity Score How positively minorities rate their overall experience at Goldman Sachs

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Goldman Sachs currently ranks in the Top 50% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

eNPS

Net Promoter Score tracks your employees' overall score to this question: "On a scale from 0-10, how likely are you to recommend working at your company to a friend?"
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eNPS Score
36%Promoters
36%Passives
28%Detractors

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Mission, Vision, & Values

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

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Goldman Sachs Culture At a Glance

178 employees at Goldman Sachs have reviewed Goldman Sachs across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was 2 days ago.

Overall, the 178 Goldman Sachs employees give their leadership a grade of B, or Top 30% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at Goldman Sachs are generally satisfied with their total compensation at Goldman Sachs, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at Goldman Sachs are pleased with their team. 178 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers a B. The majority believe the meetings at Goldman Sachs are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at Goldman Sachs believe the environment at Goldman Sachs is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at Goldman Sachs is extremely fast. About 24% of the employees at Goldman Sachs work 8 hours or less, while 21% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at Goldman Sachs are generally happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

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    Edward Jones
    79 / 100
  2. 2nd
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    71 / 100
  3. 3rd
    Goldman Sachs
    70 / 100
  4. 4th
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    69 / 100
  5. 5th
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    65 / 100
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