Compare Morgan Stanley vs The Blackstone Group BETA

See how working at Morgan Stanley vs. The Blackstone Group 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. The Blackstone Group. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Morgan Stanley

Employee Ratings

  • Morgan Stanley scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • The Blackstone Group scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 7751 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 243 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
The Blackstone Group employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 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 The Blackstone Group 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
The Blackstone Group Ceo Stephen A. Schwarzman
97%
97%Stephen A. Schwarzman
The Blackstone Group employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
The Blackstone Group employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
The Blackstone Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Morgan Stanley employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, The Blackstone Group salaries averaged $13,727 higher than Morgan Stanley.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate1189 Salaries
$98,698/yr
Vice President939 Salaries
$162,864/yr
Analyst703 Salaries
$83,592/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate28 Salaries
$116,975/yr
Vice President21 Salaries
$177,154/yr
Analyst53 Salaries
$92,206/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Morgan Stanley.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at The Blackstone Group.
  • "Working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Morgan Stanley.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at The Blackstone Group.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 577 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 465 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 24 reviews)
"Great place"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Working hours"(in 233 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 130 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 52 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 32 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Experience"Oct 28, 2020

Former Intern - Private Wealth Management Summer Analyst

I worked at Morgan Stanley

Pros

I increased my knowledge of the financial markets

Cons

COVID required the internship to be virtual

Advice to Management

None

Former Employee - Vice President

I worked at The Blackstone Group full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Smart hardworking people Best in class alternative investment

Cons

Inconsistencies in management and compensation

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Job Postings

Morgan Stanley has 2,518 more recently posted open jobs than The Blackstone Group.