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This is a great place to work.

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Intern - Intern in Saint Louis, MO
Former Intern - Intern in Saint Louis, MO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Scottrade as an intern (More than a year)

Pros

This is a great place to work.

Cons

The pay is very average.

Advice to Management

Increase pay.

Other Employee Reviews for Scottrade

  1. Helpful (1)

    I like the culture and this is a nice place to get management experience.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Wilmington, DE
    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Wilmington, DE
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Scottrade full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    The culture is relaxed, friendly coworkers, very customer service oriented. The 401 match is currently a 50% match. Over 500 branch locations.

    Cons

    The bonuses are almost non-existent, No room for growth beyond branch manager unless you are willing to move to Saint Louis.

    Advice to Management

    Go back to paying bonuses from the branch P&L. Each branch would be more involved with the success of the company if they feel they are truly contributing.


  2. Fun start/step in the door

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern in San Jose, CA
    Former Intern - Intern in San Jose, CA
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Scottrade as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Informative (you learn as much as you want), growth opportunity, small company culture, Scottrade university, PAID internship, able to keep up with the market. Free lunch/surprises sometimes especially on holidays. Off by 6pm, no working weekends and off on market holidays. No sales pressure. CEO is a friendly face in most of the branches.

    Cons

    Many separate programs to use, broad training, lots of wait time for customers (slow/boring), very part time. Unless you're graduating soon there is no room for growth, after graduation you can become a broker trainee. Most clients breeze past the front desk and go straight to a broker. Limited amount of work you are authorized to do. No sales pressure but also lazy comfortable employees and no incentive program.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on branch level; engage employees more. Branches have so much potential but


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