State Street Reviews

Updated 14 Aug 2020

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3.1
50%
Recommend to a Friend
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. "Senior Associate"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Absolutely Great work life balance

    Cons

    Not applicable for this role

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  2. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Fund Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

    I worked at State Street part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Company with a good culture and career oportunities.

    Cons

    No life balance, long hours to work


  3. "Great people"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate II 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great work life balance and great people

    Cons

    Salaries could be better or pay increases

  4. "Poor Management"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Subsidiary cantine and no much overtime.

    Cons

    Poor management. Managers don't mind listening to you and your needs

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  5. "Poor Values"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Hard to think of any

    Cons

    Long hours, no OT, Low bonus, poor attitude to staff wellbeing

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  6. "Strong Foundation"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - NAV Supervisor ( Fund Accounting Supervisor) in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Builds strong work ethic. Promotes based off of hard work.

    Cons

    Below average increases. Poor bonus structure.

  7. "Fund Accountant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    nice team and great place to start as graduate

    Cons

    lack of career progress opportunities bad management

  8. "Decent people. Challenging business/operating model."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vice President 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Ability to get involved as much as you wanted.

    Cons

    People who had obviously stayed too long.

  9. "Great starting point"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Derivatives Operations Specialist in Kilkenny
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    opportunities to grow, challenging environment

    Cons

    work-life balance, high employee turnover

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    State Street Response

    August 10, 2020Brand Manager

    Thank you for commenting about your experience with us. It is great to know that you would recommend us as an employer and also considers us a great place to start a career! Like you mentioned, we are one of the leading financial services companies and offer extensive learning and career progression opportunities. Once you join us, there are many ways to advance your career, not only through promotion but also through other opportunities like internal mobility. Anna, Global Human Resources

  10. "Pros and cons"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Trustee Administrator in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance. Supportive management

    Cons

    Low remuneration below industry standard

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