J.P. Morgan Reviews

Updated July 27, 2015
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J.P. Morgan Chairman, President, and CEO Jamie Dimon
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Pros
  • They actually hold women's meetings to talk about how to achieve work life balance (in 243 reviews)

  • Great benefits including a pension (in 207 reviews)

Cons
  • Work-life balance was not so good (in 262 reviews)

  • Very long hours (had to come in at 7 in the morning) (in 197 reviews)

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  1. Job hunt

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Risk Administrator in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Risk Administrator in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Looks good on a resume. Room for advancement.

    Cons

    They don't pay well. Have to know people to advance


  2. Positive

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Post Closing Manager in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Post Closing Manager in Dallas, TX

    I worked at J.P. Morgan (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Company benefits and pay

    Cons

    Lack of consistency in compliances and procedures.


  3. Great Company

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Fun place to work and learn

    Cons

    the work place and your work status are sometimes uncertain


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  5. Analyst

    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - OADP Analyst in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - OADP Analyst in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    You have the opportunity to meet great people. People who take the time to understand you as a person, your dreams, as well as your skills. If you are a strong networker, you definitely have the ability to open doors for yourself here. The benefits & hours are reasonable. Company culture is empowering with the right kind of senior leadership above you. It is definitely a big name to have on your resume if you are into that.

    Cons

    Under the wrong kind of senior leadership you will not be recognized for your skills, accomplishments, or even for your potential to grow as an employee at JPMorgan. You will be treated as just a resource for their profit making business. The pay is below average and they will upfront in telling you that you should not expect any huge jump in salary after a promotion. There are several poor managers who do not take the time to develop their team. There is a lack of consistent leadership across the organization which bring a lot of tension within JPMorgan employees and not the Chase side. There is still a clear difference in how each entity develops their employees and leadership.

    Advice to Management

    Advice to JPMorgan. Develop your managers who can see the big picture. Develop senior leadership who have integrity when conducting business & location strategy. Be transparent. Be open to suggestions to improve in the right ethnical way. Take up some leadership advice from the Chase side. Give your employees a chance to reach their potential and to be recognized for their accomplishments


  6. Licensed Relationship Banker

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits 401K, Health, Dental, Flex Spending Acct, Generous vacation Fun people, good work environment Fair wage with the ability to make even more

    Cons

    Long Days, very advanced notice required for vacation weeks, variable time schedule week to week, work work nearly every Saturday, long week days...did I say that? 10 to 11 hours from start to finish.....all bc Saturday is a short day.


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    Transaction Processing Specialist

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Transaction Processing Specialist in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Transaction Processing Specialist in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits, 401K, generous paid time off

    Cons

    Hedge fund services turnover is really high. Management is aware of the issue but ignores it. Expect 12-14 hour day shifts 6 six days a week due to understaffing.

    Advice to Management

    Stop complaining about employees leaving the company, there are talented people willing to commit in exchange for reasonable pay and work hours.


  8. relationship banker

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    good vacation and benefits, good culture

    Cons

    low salary and commission, depends on your location and partners

    Advice to Management

    don't micromanage, put customer first


  9. OVerall review of benefits and perks

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    great benefits, competitive pay, friendly environment, tuition reimbursement

    Cons

    health insurance can be a little pricy


  10. Institutional fund accounting

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Fund Accountant in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Associate Fund Accountant in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule, good benefits, great people to work with

    Cons

    Relocation position to another area of the country, salaries are on the low end of the spectrum when compared to other firms in the market space.


  11. All That Glitters is NOT Gold

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Associate in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits and time off.

    Cons

    Not too concerned with personal growth. Would rather look outside the Firm instead of internally when filling positions.



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