Compare Goldman Sachs vs Bain & Company BETA

See how working at Goldman Sachs vs. Bain & Company 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. Bain & Company. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Goldman Sachs

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Bain & Company

Employee Ratings

  • Bain & Company scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 11696 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 5094 reviews)
Bain & Company employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Career Opportunities
4.6
Bain & Company employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Bain & Company employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.4
Bain & Company employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
4.3
Bain & Company employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.6
Bain & Company employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Goldman Sachs Ceo David M. Solomon
82%
82%David M. Solomon
CEO Approval
Bain & Company Ceo Manny Maceda
96%
96%Manny Maceda
Bain & Company employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
93%
Bain & Company employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
90%
Bain & Company employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Goldman Sachs.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Bain & Company.
  • Goldman Sachs had 769 more reviews than Bain & Company that mentioned "Working hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 886 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 434 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 298 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 274 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 2055 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 870 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 175 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 101 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Credit Risk Analyst

I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

Pros

Learn a lot in a short amount of time. Given a lot of responsibility and autonomy after summitting initial (Steep) learning curve. The people are fantastic, best I've ever worked with.

Cons

Hours can be long, be sure to set boundaries Pay is okay

Current Employee - Analyst

I have been working at Bain & Company full-time

Pros

1) Core operating principles (2) The way they care about their employees

Cons

After some time, the work might get monotonous, based on the team you are a part of

Job Postings

Goldman Sachs has 1,284 more recently posted open jobs than Bain & Company.