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PwC Reviews

Updated April 27, 2017
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Pros
  • The work-life balance is much better than I thought it would be (in 559 reviews)

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

Cons
  • Work life balance is not that great (in 2020 reviews)

  • Sometimes had long hours with little notice (in 2068 reviews)

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  1. "Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • 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
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at PwC full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good exposures on many different industry and engagements

    Cons

    long hours, very long hours.

    Advice to Management

    Should appreciate more of your employees' hard works.


  2. "Ok"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Analyst in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PwC full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good people, good learning experience

    Cons

    Boring, but the learning experience was good

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up


  3. "Great place to work."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • 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.


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  5. "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


  6. "PwC"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Management Consultant Associate - Finance Effectiveness in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Management Consultant Associate - Finance Effectiveness in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great culture. Competitive pay. Amazing benefits. Unlimited sick days and flexible working hours.

    Cons

    Very fast-paced! A lot of hoops to jump through when you want an decisions to be made. Not much time for onboarding; you're thrown into it right away with the expectation that you either succeed or don't (but you should probably succeed).


  7. "Great company to work with"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • 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. "Senior Associate"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • 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


  9. "Senior Associate"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Boston, MA

    Pros

    Great career development, nice office, flexibility of working from home

    Cons

    long hours, life work balance


  10. "Risk Assurance Associate"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Risk Assurance in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Risk Assurance in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at PwC (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    They put you through a rigorous training program.

    Cons

    Management does not care about personal growth. HR is not trustworthy.


  11. "Too big to make an impact"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • 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


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