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)
4.1
(based on 6519 reviews)
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 12670 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.7
HSBC Holdings employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than HSBC Holdings 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 12% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
HSBC Holdings Ceo Noel Quinn
79%
79%Noel Quinn
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Goldman Sachs employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than HSBC Holdings employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Goldman Sachs salaries averaged £27,712 higher than HSBC Holdings.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst174 Salaries
£50,864/yr
Associate120 Salaries
£76,186/yr
Executive Director56 Salaries
£105,144/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst77 Salaries
£40,999/yr
Associate56 Salaries
£63,319/yr
Business Analyst81 Salaries
£44,739/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 656 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 278 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 405 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 504 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 299 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 300 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 273 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"27 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Investment Banking Associate

I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time

Pros

Good very good even better so good

Cons

none none none none none

"Great"27 Aug 2020

Former Employee - Account Manager

I worked at HSBC Holdings part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good, happy , interest , funny. Prope

Cons

None, none none none none

Job Postings

Goldman Sachs has 879 more recently posted open jobs than HSBC Holdings.