Compare Goldman Sachs vs Bank of America BETA

See how working at Goldman Sachs vs. Bank of America compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Goldman Sachs vs. Bank of America. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Goldman Sachs

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Bank of America

Employee Ratings

  • Goldman Sachs scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Bank of America scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 6333 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 22693 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Bank of America employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.6
Bank of America employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Goldman Sachs Ceo David M. Solomon
90%
90%David M. Solomon
CEO Approval
Bank of America Ceo Brian T. Moynihan
90%
90%Brian T. Moynihan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Positive Business Outlook
69%

Salaries

Goldman Sachs has 41 more total submitted salaries than Bank of America.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst13 Salaries
A$108,776/yr
Investment Banking Analyst11 Salaries
A$113,928/yr
Associate4 Salaries
A$175,798/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst4 Salaries
A$88,448/yr
Financial Analyst1 Salaries
A$90,000/yr
Associate1 Salaries
A$125,177/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Goldman Sachs.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Bank of America.
  • "Working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Goldman Sachs.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Bank of America.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 656 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 278 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2518 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1548 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 504 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 299 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 612 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 497 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great firm"2 May 2020

Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst

I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Smartest people in finance and law

Cons

Long hours and tough expectations

Advice to Management

Better work life balance

"manager"3 Oct 2018

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Bank of America full-time

Pros

good for being in the org

Cons

can do better than the best

Job Postings

Bank of America has 1,869 more recently posted open jobs than Goldman Sachs.