State Street Reviews

Updated Aug 11, 2020

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3.1
49%
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62%
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State Street President and CEO Ronald O’Hanley
Ronald O’Hanley
331 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good Benefits, Low work pressure(in 259 reviews)

  • "Great culture and the work environment really depends on the team you work with(in 220 reviews)

Cons
  • "Operations staff has to work really long hours(in 232 reviews)

  • "low salary comparing other companies(in 111 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Portfolio Analyst"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Portfolio Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great working environment, people are very friendly, Salary and bonus on the higher side, great opportunities for learning, best place to work

    Cons

    No disadvantages working at State street

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Highly organized and team playing Executive Assistant."

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Inclusive, flexible, collaborative, diverse & Training

    Cons

    State Street has many rounds of layoffs.


  3. "It was good."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at State Street full-time

    Pros

    Worked and gained experience, good pay overall.

    Cons

    Nothing much in particular. It was a good experinece.

  4. "State Street"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Management 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Most benefits, work - life flexibility

    Cons

    High deductible health insurance with no other options

  5. "State Street"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Operations Associate in Kansas City, MO

    I worked at State Street full-time

    Pros

    Loved the people I worked with. Fun environment.

    Cons

    Tedious work. Great first job though!

  6. "I love my job but...."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Life/work balance Salary and Benefits Vacation - PTO Work from home Covid-response

    Cons

    Layoffs Jobs moving to India Lack of training

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  7. "n/a"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Entry Level Junior Sales Consultant in London, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time

    Pros

    Opportunity for learning and growth, good atmosphere and friendly co-workers

    Cons

    Lots of bureaucracy, slow-moving, salaries on the lower end for the industry

  8. "State Street"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Quincy, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    WFH, fairly good at offering training if you would like it.

    Cons

    If someone leaves half the time you inherit their workload rather than hiring a replacement.

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Derivative Operations"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Irvine, CA

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - PTO, WFH, Free parking, Good location, Challenging industry

    Cons

    - limited mentoring and growth opportunities; figuring stuff out on your own

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  10. "Associate Experience"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Administrator, Associate I in Clifton, NJ

    I worked at State Street full-time

    Pros

    One-hour lunch, flexibility, ability to learn.

    Cons

    The corporate hierarchy is hard to move up unless you apply internally for higher positions. Compensation at the associate level is low and increases arent very much.

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