VPs of Information Technology earn the highest median pay at $137K, followed by VPs of Finance (around $120K), Investment Bankers ($100K), and Software Engineers ($98K). The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Operations Analysts (about $47K).
Median pay is highest in Chicago (approximately $123K per year), followed by Jersey City ($111K), New York (about $97K), and San Francisco (around $74K). High paychecks are not found in Irving; in fact, at approximately $52K it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. employees make the most in Illinois, earning $123K annually on average.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $102K. Overall, the greater share of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn $70K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Security Dealers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $125K. Chartered Financial Analysts with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $117K annually. Employees who have a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering (CE) make the most here, hauling in around $134K per year.
Skill-wise, employees who report C++ as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning $101K on average. Folks here also tend to know Financial Analysis; on the survey, just over a fifth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Java were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
30 percent receive paid vacation, and only 19 percent get sick leave. Almost all employees participate in a 401(k) program. Nearly all workers can count on health insurance, and a strong majority of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, gym membership, tuition reimbursement, and relocation expenses.