PwC
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www.pwc.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

PwC Reviews

Updated Jul 10, 2014
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3.5 4,671 reviews

                             

89% Approve of the CEO

PwC US Chairman & Senior Partner Robert Moritz

Robert Moritz

(888 ratings)

77% of employees recommend this company to a friend
4,671 Employee Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Work life balance worked very well and they have some solid benefits for employees"
    in 223 reviews
  • "It is a great place to start your career if you want to stay in accounting"
    in 112 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work life balance is deviated at times (auditing is always a somewhat seasonal business)"
    in 768 reviews
  • "Compensation seems to be disproportionate given the fact that people work long hours"
    in 759 reviews
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    Work Culture

    Tax Associate (Current Employee)
    Delhi (India)

    ProsVery friendly, makes you want to work hard automatically

    ConsSlow growth, due to long range of hierarchy, but good performers can do well

    Advice to Senior ManagementPromotion criteria should be relaxed to an extent , so that there is more motivation to stick to the company for a longer time

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    Elevate program

    Elevate Program (Current Employee)
    Tampa, FL

    ProsGood insights, get to know the "bosses" and company culture

    ConsWish the interviews can be a little longer. Interviews are one time chance so can be very stressful

    Advice to Senior ManagementIt is a great experience! The office visit works well with the interviews so they are out of the way.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Company

    Manager - Advisory (Former Employee)
    New York, NY

    ProsPrestige, great training and work balance.

    ConsUp or out for the most part.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Excellent company highly focused on learning and training

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsWorked with highly intelligent and driven individuals

    ConsSometimes the travel is a bit extensive and the hours can be a little long.

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou're doing a great job

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    Great place to work and bulid relationships...

    Experienced Audit Associate (Current Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    ProsA lot of options if you are high performer
    Very friendly people and everybody wants you to succeed

    ConsHard to switch LoS
    Promotions take longer than other Big 4

    Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease salary
    Increase capacity during busy season

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Senior Associate

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat opportunity for career advance through a diverse set of client experiences

    ConsLong hours during busy season but thats to be expected at any audit firm in the city

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    PwC is a great firm to work at

    Seasonal Tax Associate (Former Employee)
    Boston, MA

    ProsGreat office culture. Everyone is highly qualified and motivated. Good salary as well.

    ConsThe training program could have been better.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Growth opportunity

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsProvides tons of opportunity to grow as an individual, grow your skills, and grow your career.

    ConsPeak seasons destroy work/life balance, management plays favorites

    Advice to Senior ManagementWork on being more consistent

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to work!

    Senior Management (Former Employee)
    Geneva (Switzerland)

    ProsA global Firm with lots of development opportunities.

    ConsThere should be a better retention strategy for talented people and more of walking the talk with Diversity.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMake sure that locally you are still a "global" Firm.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Awesome Experience

    Managing Consultant (Current Employee)
    Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

    ProsHuge exposure that you get when you meet your client as an trusted advisor
    Tremendous learning experience
    Extremely flexible work culture

    ConsVery competitive work culture, with best of the people arpund

    Advice to Senior ManagementNil

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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