Compare Goldman Sachs vs HSBC Holdings BETA

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

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HSBC Holdings

Employee Ratings

  • Goldman Sachs scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • HSBC Holdings scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 6052 reviews)
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 11809 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.6
HSBC Holdings employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Goldman Sachs Ceo David M. Solomon
90%
90%David M. Solomon
Goldman Sachs employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
HSBC Holdings Ceo Noel Quinn
81%
81%Noel Quinn
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Goldman Sachs employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

HSBC Holdings has 48 more total submitted salaries than Goldman Sachs.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst13 Salaries
A$108,394/yr
Investment Banking Analyst11 Salaries
A$111,960/yr
Outdoor Vending Hostess1 Salaries
A$65,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst4 Salaries
A$97,295/yr
Accountant1 Salaries
A$58,000/yr
Personal Banker6 Salaries
A$59,414/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Goldman Sachs.
  • "Good working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at HSBC Holdings.
  • "Working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Goldman Sachs.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at HSBC Holdings.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 639 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 263 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 386 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 476 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 283 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 282 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 264 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

Former Intern - Co-Op

I worked at HSBC Holdings

Pros

Friendly working environment, nice people

Cons

too much work in the reporting period

Job Postings

Goldman Sachs has 1,249 more recently posted open jobs than HSBC Holdings.