State Street Reviews

Updated 1 Aug 2020

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State Street President and CEO Ronald O’Hanley
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Pros
  • "Good Benefits, Low work pressure(in 259 reviews)

  • "Great culture and the work environment really depends on the team you work with(in 220 reviews)

Cons
  • "Operations staff has to work really long hours(in 231 reviews)

  • "low salary comparing other companies(in 111 reviews)

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  1. "Payment Specialist"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Sydney
    Recommends

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    more to learn, Work life balance.

    Cons

    sometimes repetative, long hours, not good remuneration

  2. "Turning"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Managing Director in Sydney

    I worked at State Street full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility opportunities global strategy competitive

    Cons

    Permanent cost cutting and offshoring


  3. "Generally a great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great location & company benefits, wonderful people.

    Cons

    Operations staff has to work really long hours.

    State Street Response

    July 27, 2020Brand Manager

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts. I am glad to know that you enjoyed working with us and were surrounded by wonderful people. True to our core values, we are always “Stronger together”, especially during such a challenging period that most of us have to work from home. No matter where we are located, we work together and are stronger together to deliver best results to our clients. -Grace , Assistant Vice President, Leadership Development Program

  4. "What can I say..."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Implementation Manager in Sydney

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good work life balance Diversified culture

    Cons

    Salary is below market rate Typical American company with ‘political’ work environment

  5. "It's a friendly work environment"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business in Sydney
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Have very flexible work arrangement

    Cons

    Low bonus and pay rise

  6. "State Street"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    People are nice and friendly. No hot desking and plenty of space. Clean toilets and showers. Free coffee, tea and biscuits.

    Cons

    Expect long hours and no overtime pay or any benefits.

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  7. "End of an era"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Managing Director in Sydney
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, flexible working arrangements, global organisation that’s allows for good networking.

    Cons

    Offshoring, a great deal of knowledge and experience lost.

  8. "Good for entry level"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in Sydney

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good for graduate/entry level, most people are nice.

    Cons

    works can be boring as teams are divided by functions. Very hierarchical group.

  9. "Accuont Manager"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits ,Good exposure to deal with clients

    Cons

    Too much work load on daily basis

  10. "Client Service Officer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Service Officer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Big name to work for, able to learn different knowledge/skills with rotation program(think it’s no more now)

    Cons

    High turnover rate Micromanagement Management playing favourites Office bullying exist with no control from manager/AVP Work/life not balanced Under expected salary

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