McKinsey & Company Reviews

Updated 17 Jan 2021

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4.5
91%
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96%
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McKinsey & Company Chairman Kevin Sneader
Kevin Sneader
941 Ratings
Pros
  • "It is a great company to learn from with smart people(in 249 reviews)

  • "Great place to learn and develop(in 149 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Tough but rewarding"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Business Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Abundant Opportunities for personal and professional growth

    Cons

    Hard to sustain pace and getting work life balance

  2. "-"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Associate in Bedok New Town, East

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Interesting company, people and projects

    Cons

    Long hours and tough clients


  3. "Welfare"

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

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great exposure with various projects of different nature and industry

    Cons

    Long working hours and sometimes at the expense of sleep and family time

  4. "Starting salary"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Singapore

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great learning experience for fresh grads

    Cons

    Long and unpredictable working hours

  5. "Okay"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Engagement Manager in Bedok New Town, East

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Professional growth and good people

    Cons

    Lifestyle is rough, pay not enough

  6. "Great Employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Expert in Singapore
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Exceptional talent, great employer, robust value system

    Cons

    Fast paced environment and competitive

  7. "People focused"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Expert in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Values talent, meritocratic firm, pays well

    Cons

    If you are looking for 40hrs a week job, this is not the place

  8. "Great first job out of college"

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

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - A lot of opportunity to learn new things - Strong focus on personal development - Travel can be nice depending on your life situation

    Cons

    - Long hours - Tech salaries are catching up and higher now

  9. "Great place to work"

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

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, people, diversity of projects

    Cons

    Intensity, work hours, difficult to balance with. kids

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great place"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Engagement Manager in Singapore

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Finishing school for business sjills

    Cons

    Work life balances but very clear

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