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PwC Reviews

Updated Jul 27, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.5 4,739 reviews

89% Approve of the CEO

PwC US Chairman & Senior Partner Robert Moritz

Robert Moritz

(917 ratings)

78% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • No work-life balance during busy season because the nature of assurance work(in 237 reviews)

  • It is a great place to start your career if you want to stay in accounting(in 116 reviews)


Cons
  • Also work life balance is very difficult to achieve until it gets to the problem stage(in 803 reviews)

  • Long hours during busy season but thats to be expected at any audit firm in the city(in 787 reviews)

4,739 Employee Reviews
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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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    I worked for this company for six years and obtained great experience.

    Senior Associate - Advisory (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsVery good company to work for and provides room for advancement and broadening knowledge for the industry.

    ConsGood compensation and interesting company and management team. I would love to go back.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGreat management team.

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    Fantastic experience

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosperks, training, team, work-life balance, benefits

    Conswork-life balance, very specific sector,

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

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    Associate Intern - Advisory

    Advisory Associate (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsGreat people, great culture. Good perks.

    ConsSometimes the firm seems large and you can get a bit lost without proper guidance.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone.

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

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