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  • www.calpers.ca.gov
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1932
  • Government
  • Investment Banking & Asset Management
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

CompetitorsFidelity Investments, Principal Financial Group, TIAA
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California's public-sector retirees already have a place in the sun; CalPERS gives them the money to enjoy it. CalPERS is the California Public Employees' Retirement System, the largest public pension system in the US. It manages retirement and health plans for some 1.6 million ...

CalPERS Reviews

4.1
87%
Recommend to a Friend
79%
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Douglas Hoffner
Douglas Hoffner
21 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee

"Best State of CA Agency"

Jun 8, 2021 - Customer Service

Pros

1. Great facilities
2. Most managers take care of their employees
3. Some great co-workers

Cons

A few managers are into favoritism and don't take care of people who took care of business for years.

Advice to Management

Don't lose good people playing favorites over those dedicated to the mission.
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Diversity & Inclusion at CalPERS

4.1
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CalPERS Interviews

Experience
Positive71%
Negative5%
Neutral24%
Getting an Interview
Applied online47%
Employee Referral24%
Other18%
Difficulty
2.8
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  1. Auditor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Fairly slow process. Submitted application received call for interview about a week later. Simple interview questions regarding audit experience. Took about 2 months to receive a second interview. Then took about another month to receive tentative offer
    Interview

    Knowledge of IIA Standards and Public Employees retirement law

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What are perks and other benefits like at CalPERS?

...Good benefits and good team work...

February 13, 2021

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