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SunTrust Reviews

Updated December 22, 2014
Updated December 22, 2014
895 Reviews
2.7
895 Reviews
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SunTrust President and CEO William H. (Bill) Rogers Jr.
William H. (Bill) Rogers Jr.
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great Company to work for, understand the importance of work life balance (in 42 reviews)

  • Good benefits regarding health insurance and 401K with company match (in 71 reviews)


Cons
  • upper management had a old south mentality not many other races in management (in 44 reviews)

  • Everybody from the branch manager down to the tellers are stressed which creates a negative atmosphere (in 32 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Very Successful place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Tampa, FL

    I have been working at SunTrust full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Corporate Culture is very good

    Cons

    Rumors of buyout keep circulating

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep Employees enformned

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Excellent company with great employees

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at SunTrust full-time

    Pros

    great training bank , they are very through with training the FSR's, it was a very friendly experience

    Cons

    branches only in the south east, if you move out of that area you have to relocate to another bank

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Personal banker

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Licensed Personal Banker in Nashville, TN
    Current Employee - Licensed Personal Banker in Nashville, TN

    I have been working at SunTrust full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great people that work with company

    Cons

    Low wages and no opportunity in growing career

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Best place I have worked

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Database Administrator
    Current Employee - Database Administrator

    I have been working at SunTrust full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Overall work environment, Work from home policy, 401K match is great. Many managers notice good work.

    Cons

    Very bureaucratic when you need to work with other teams.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make inter-team collaboration easier and rely less on tickets as a starting point. Allow teams to engage each other and then open a work order when needed.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Best teammates and corporate culture around

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Financial Services Representative II in Marietta, GA
    Current Employee - Financial Services Representative II in Marietta, GA

    I have been working at SunTrust part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    One of the best reasons to work at SunTrust is because they care about people. Especially employees and that translates into caring for it's clients.

    Cons

    The lack of staffing needs to cover for other retail branches when other teammates are out.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Encourage employees to further their education and career at SunTrust

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Wonderful

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Commercial Underwriter III in Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Commercial Underwriter III in Richmond, VA

    I worked at SunTrust full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    The culture is welcoming, the people are so helpful and the management is supportive and encouraging in the wholesale lending group

    Cons

    Production environment can be stressful and working with many systems can be time consuming

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consolidate systems or processes for efficiency and productivity

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Not too big, not too small

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SunTrust full-time

    Pros

    Strong sense of commitment to help our clients. Best market to work in - the Southeast!

    Cons

    Dealing with govt legislation. (DF)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Teller I in Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Teller I in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at SunTrust part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good pay, relaxed atmosphere. Always learning new stuff

    Cons

    Expected to make lots of referalls

    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SunTrust full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Career opportunities for those who are willing to work hard
    Expansion of skill set into many different areas of financial services

    Cons

    Culturally, the bank still needs to progress to the level of other big banks, but it is getting better and better each year.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Great company to work for.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Teller II in Norcross, GA
    Former Employee - Teller II in Norcross, GA

    I worked at SunTrust

    Pros

    Big fortune 500 company.
    Great benefits.

    Cons

    Low compensation compared to other banks.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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