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 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Credit Suisse 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 6125 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 4776 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 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
3.7
Credit Suisse employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Goldman Sachs Ceo David M. Solomon
91%
91%David M. Solomon
Goldman Sachs employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Credit Suisse Ceo Thomas Gottstein
85%
85%Thomas Gottstein
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Credit Suisse employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Credit Suisse salaries averaged £2,824 higher than Goldman Sachs.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst156 Salaries
£51,688/yr
Associate110 Salaries
£76,402/yr
Executive Director54 Salaries
£106,860/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst47 Salaries
£50,727/yr
Associate23 Salaries
£90,918/yr
Vice President61 Salaries
£101,777/yr

What Employees Say

  • Goldman Sachs had 13 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 641 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 266 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 253 reviews)
"Internal mobility"(in 222 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 480 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 283 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 206 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 111 reviews)
Featured Review
"Best M&A"7 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Investment Banking Associate

I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time

Pros

Brand, deals, experience, smart colleagues

Cons

The hours are extremely difficult as expected, with Sunday usually a working day

Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

I have been working at Credit Suisse for less than a year

Pros

Great bank to work for

Cons

Stressful, bad work life balance

Job Postings

Goldman Sachs has 2,006 more recently posted open jobs than Credit Suisse.