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Bank of America Reviews

Updated Jul 27, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.2 6,113 reviews

74% Approve of the CEO

Bank of America President & CEO Brian T. Moynihan

Brian T. Moynihan

(2,586 ratings)

63% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Excellent work life balance including remote work from home for certain positions(in 352 reviews)

  • Great coworkers, good work /life balance they let a lot of people work from home(in 195 reviews)


Cons
  • Sexism; old BFF network; little work life balance, but they gave lip service to it(in 138 reviews)

  • Lack of communication from upper management with regards to procedure changes(in 162 reviews)

6,113 Employee Reviews
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    Good company with many opportunities

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat benefits package
    Opportunity for advancement
    Good work/ life balance

    ConsProfessionalism of co-workers in retail banking is lacking
    Education not valued as highly as other companies
    Too much paperwork and time wasting activities

    Advice to Senior ManagementValue your employees and pay them well

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good so Far

    Sales & Service Specialist (Current Employee) East Providence, RI

    ProsTwo weeks paid vacation, Good bonus Potential.

    Consalot of information to learn in a Short training period.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHire candidates with more experience.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Thoroughly enjoyed working for Bank of America for over 30 years

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Los Angeles, CA

    ProsCompany strives to ensure that employees' well being is considered and addressed in all aspects of decision making.

    ConsBenefit packages are less attractive than those offered previously.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good solid operation

    Product Pricing Manager (Former Employee) Los Angeles, CA

    ProsGood solid infrastructure to get things done. Very good work/balance. Teams are well defined and support teams are very helpful.

    ConsToo much bureaucracy. limited and slow advancement.

    Advice to Senior ManagementProvide employees more opportunities to take on leadership.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great beginners work platform in a professional environment.

    Bank Teller (Former Employee)

    ProsCoworkers were great and it was always nice meeting a variety of new people as well as the regular customers that were always at the bank. You also learn to be very responsible and organized.

    ConsOnly downside was staying later than your regular shift to count up money and having to work on a Saturday.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Work/life balance, good coworkers and manager

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Charlotte, NC

    ProsIt is a company that supports work/life balance although since the crisis that has taken a major hit. Work environment differs a lot depending on the group you are in.

    ConsIt was stressful when dealing with difficult situations or projects, negligible company support, too quick to lay the blame without thinking about the problem and how to solve it first

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It was a great experience learned alot

    AML/Financial Crimes Compliance Specialist (Former Employee) Charlotte, NC

    ProsThe Company, the open door polocies, every one was helpful

    ConsCant think of any the time was too short

    Advice to Senior ManagementLonger Contracts

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place to work for

    Operations Manager (Current Employee) Charlotte, NC

    ProsExcellent work life balance including remote work from home for certain positions

    ConsRather unstable with much reduction in work force

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore career development and career path conversations with employees.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place to work!

    Financial Analyst (Former Employee) Charlotte, NC

    ProsGreat team environment, very well structured, highly intelligent and professional employees.

    ConsExpensive to work uptown, between parking, gas and lunches.

    Advice to Senior ManagementConvert more contractors to FTE's. Obviously they have the skills and experience you need, or they wouldn't be there in the first place.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    application programmer

    Applications Programmer (Current Employee)

    Proswork from home program, vacation benefits.

    Constypical of large businesses - very structured and bureaucratic.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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