Compare Morgan Stanley vs Goldman Sachs BETA

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

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Goldman Sachs

Employee Ratings

  • Morgan Stanley scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Goldman Sachs scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % 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 7750 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 6816 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.1
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Goldman Sachs employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Morgan Stanley employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Goldman Sachs employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Morgan Stanley Ceo James P. Gorman
93%
93%James P. Gorman
CEO Approval
Goldman Sachs Ceo David M. Solomon
91%
91%David M. Solomon
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
72%

Salaries

Morgan Stanley has 362 more total submitted salaries than Goldman Sachs.
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Salaries for similar jobs
Associate2 Salaries
CA$119,579/yr
Systems Analyst1 Salaries
CA$25/hr
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CA$99,708/yr

What Employees Say

  • Morgan Stanley had 173 more reviews than Goldman Sachs that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Goldman Sachs had 304 more reviews than Morgan Stanley that mentioned "Working hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 580 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 466 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 686 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 293 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 234 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 130 reviews)
Cons
"Working hours"(in 538 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 321 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Nov 19, 2020

Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

Pros

Work life balance is good.

Cons

Legacy systems to work on.

Former Employee - Analyst

I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time

Pros

good benefits, good company culture

Cons

work outside of working hours

Advice to Management

yerrrr

Job Postings

Morgan Stanley has 547 more recently posted open jobs than Goldman Sachs.