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PwC Reviews

Updated April 30, 2017
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  • Flexibility in work life balance (in 562 reviews)

  • You will learn a lot from the people you work with (in 337 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to Work - It's a Big Company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in McLean, VA
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in McLean, VA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    PwC is a great place to work. It's dynamic, large and exciting, but your team is usually small and feels intimate.

    Cons

    It's easy to get trapped in a work stream and feel hampered by metrics.


  2. "Solid place to work"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Risk Assurance Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Risk Assurance Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The training fantastic, which is a huge plus. The people make work seem less stressful. I have always had good clients.

    Cons

    If put in a bad situation, you could end up working some very long hours. Recognition can also be challenging to receive at times.


  3. "Senior Associate"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great market in Seattle, fair opportunities for advancement, fair compensation, good access to leadership

    Cons

    Can be long hours, can inherit very, very messy projects, expectations to do a lot of work outside of full client work schedule

    Advice to Management

    Staff teams appropriately


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  5. "Great place to work."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tax Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Tax Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Most things. Great group of talented people to work with. Ability to work with cutting edge planning for the worlds largest companies. Relaxed and sincere culture.

    Cons

    Compensation is really the only downside to working at PwC, especially if you are also a licensed attorney. With the recent law firm salary increases in 2016, it will likely become very difficult if not impossible to recruit or keep attorneys at PwC.


  6. "Very welcoming"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at PwC (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very welcoming
    Will give you great work experience if you ask for it

    Cons

    no options to join mid year


  7. "Great company to work with"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - CONTRACTED ACCOUNTANT in New York, NY
    Former Employee - CONTRACTED ACCOUNTANT in New York, NY

    I worked at PwC (More than a year)

    Pros

    there is a wealth of knowledge among the professionals who work there

    Cons

    work hours can become very hectic. little time for family

    Advice to Management

    Keep employing young bright minds


  8. "Too big to make an impact"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - PwC Senior Associate in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - PwC Senior Associate in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at PwC (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay, independence (depends on team)

    Cons

    Long hours, weekend work, too big


  9. "Portland pwc"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assurance Associate in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Assurance Associate in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Many opportunities to choose your path and career. Truly some of the best and smartest people I have worked with.

    Cons

    Long hours and unpredictable work make for unfortunate evenings on occasion.


  10. "Great place to work"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - FDD Associate in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - FDD Associate in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance, great people

    Cons

    Compensation, transparency related to comp and progression.

    Advice to Management

    Be more transparent


  11. "..."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at PwC (Less than a year)

    Pros

    PwC is the largest professional firm in the world

    Cons

    With all the drawbacks, PwC still a great place to work for


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