Earning approximately $141K per year on average, VPs of Information Technology receive the most money, followed by VPs of Operations (about $121K), VPs of Finance ($120K), and Software Engineers (around $88K). With salaries averaging $52K, Operations Analysts are among the lowest paid at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $100K annually. The largest slice of the The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. workforce (37 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $73K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $100K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Jersey City, N.J. ($99K), San Francisco, Calif. ($79K), and Chicago, Ill. (about $77K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Salt Lake City, Utah at $57K. By state, New York offers the highest pay at about $99K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Security Dealers receive bigger paychecks ($163K annually) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Licensed Lawyers with credentials; these people earn $128K per year on average. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. workers who hold an Executive Masters of Business Administration (Exec MBA), Finance are also well compensated, earning approximately $190K on average.
When it comes to skills, Java seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $89K annually. Financial Analysis is a popular skill in the The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. workforce; roughly one in five of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Project Management round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
One in four workers have paid vacation, and only about 18 percent can take paid time off for illness. Most employees save for retirement through The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Nearly all respondents receive health insurance, and a large number of workers get dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are gym membership, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and relocation expenses.