Wachovia
3.1 of 5 642 reviews
www.wachovia.com Charlotte, NC 5000+ Employees

Wachovia Reviews

Updated Apr 2, 2014
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3.1 642 reviews

                             

56% Approve of the CEO

Wachovia Chairman and CEO John G. Stumpf

John G. Stumpf

(162 ratings)

53% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Work/Life balance was highly recognized"
    in 38 reviews
  • "Good benefits package, great earning potential"
    in 52 reviews
Cons:
  • "Limited cross group interaction at levels below senior management"
    in 31 reviews
  • "Since the merger with Wells Fargo healthcare insurance is not the best"
    in 11 reviews
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Sorry to see Wachovia go!

Teller (Former Employee)
Virginia Beach, VA

I worked at Wachovia full-time for more than 3 years

ProsFair incentive programs in sales and service.

ConsWells Fargo bought them out.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good and bad

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Wachovia

ProsBenefits 401k bonuses insurance good customer service

ConsHardcore goals too much pressure

Advice to Senior ManagementPay attention to goals set abs expectations

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not too satisfied with banking opportunities

Analyst (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Wachovia full-time for more than a year

Prosgood hours, training was significant for learning credit analysis skills and portfolio analysis. Flexible benefits and good team of co-workers made this an enjoyable place to work

Consno access to upper level management, most corporate development programs were based in North Carolina. Big bank type culture with no room for growth.

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Too bad they are gone

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Wachovia

ProsFamily care time, decent benefits

ConsNo longer exists exists because of wells fargo

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very nice

Branch Manager (Former Employee)
Roanoke, VA

I worked at Wachovia full-time for more than 3 years

Prossenior management really cared about their employees

Consmerger or take over by wells fargo

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Bank

Manager (Former Employee)
Columbia, SC

I worked at Wachovia full-time for more than 3 years

ProsBenefits, Time off, Great Leaders

ConsSitting at desk in front of center

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Wachovia

Senior Vice President Product Management (Former Employee)
Charlotte, NC

I worked at Wachovia full-time for more than 10 years

ProsWas a great place to work.

ConsSometimes like the federal government in terms of process.

Advice to Senior ManagementDon't buy California mortgages.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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generally good, upbeat work environment, at least within my group

Programmer Analyst (Current Employee)
Oakland, CA

I have been working at Wachovia full-time for more than a year

Prosgood group exposure to senior management;
good for beginner
good for employee who wants to work hard to climb the corporate ladder

Consnot very exciting.
big company, slow movement

Advice to Senior Managementkeep the employees happy

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

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Wachovia bank teller job full time

Bank Teller (Current Employee)
Jensen Beach, FL

I have been working at Wachovia full-time for more than 3 years

Prosfull time, steady pay check

Conslow pay and long hours

Advice to Senior Managementnone

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Sales (Former Employee)
Atlanta, GA

I worked at Wachovia full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood benefits package, great earning potential

Conslending strategies changed often and emphasis on products moved all over the board

Advice to Senior Managementget in touch with the field employees

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

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