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"Overall good experience"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at State Street full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

- Good networking opportunities
-Tons of employee events and ways to get involved in the community
-Company sponsored volunteer events (2 paid days a year to volunteer)
-Flexible work scheduling/work from home depending on the department you're in

Cons

-Salary below average
-Raises, bonuses, promotions are not significant
-As with a lot of companies, a lot of office politics, unequal treatment and favoritism between employees from managers.
-Employee morale affected by offshoring and frequent layoffs.

Advice to Management

Always put employees first and reward, promote anyone who works hard and achieves their goals. Not just your personal favorites.

Other Employee Reviews for State Street

  1. "Long history with new plan"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in Hangzhou, Zhejiang (China)
    Current Employee - Vice President in Hangzhou, Zhejiang (China)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    work life balance, care people, strategic and visionary, invest for future, good comany citizen, strictly follow regulations and be serious about reputation

    Cons

    bureaucracy, conservative to new market/ opportunity, lack of execution power

    Advice to Management

    Be a true global copmany - expose employees outside NA for global assignments, get them up to speed about SS business model and strength, and then send them back to bring up local business.


  2. "#1bank in US"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good starting point
    Nice co workers
    Good management

    Cons

    Salary is not competitive
    You start as a contract employee

    Advice to Management

    Salary should be according to skills not the position.

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