Compare Goldman Sachs vs Credit Suisse BETA

See how working at Goldman Sachs vs. Credit Suisse 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. Credit Suisse. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Goldman Sachs

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Credit Suisse

Employee Ratings

  • Goldman Sachs scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Credit Suisse scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
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 4915 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Credit Suisse employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Goldman Sachs Ceo David M. Solomon
90%
90%David M. Solomon
CEO Approval
Credit Suisse Ceo Thomas Gottstein
90%
90%Thomas Gottstein
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Credit Suisse salaries averaged A$9,148 higher than Goldman Sachs.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Investment Banking Analyst11 Salaries
A$113,928/yr
Analyst13 Salaries
A$108,776/yr
Vice President3 Salaries
A$151,659/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Investment Banking Analyst5 Salaries
A$121,426/yr
Analyst2 Salaries
A$122,241/yr
Assistant Vice President2 Salaries
A$158,138/yr

What Employees Say

  • Goldman Sachs had 17 more reviews than Credit Suisse that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Goldman Sachs.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Credit Suisse.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 656 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 278 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 261 reviews)
"Internal mobility"(in 223 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 504 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 299 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 111 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

"Great"28 May 2020

Former Employee - Investment Banking Analyst

I worked at Credit Suisse full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great training program, overseas New York or London training, great team to learn from.

Cons

Hours can be long, high pressure demanding environment not necessarily suited to everyone

Job Postings

Goldman Sachs has 1,593 more recently posted open jobs than Credit Suisse.