Wells Fargo Advisors
3.2 of 5 283 reviews
www.wellsfargoadvisors.com Saint Louis, MO 5000+ Employees

Wells Fargo Advisors Reviews

Updated Jul 10, 2014
Wells Fargo Advisors – Saint Louis – “Wells Fargo Advisors”

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3.2 283 reviews

                             

74% Approve of the CEO

Wells Fargo Advisors President & CEO Daniel J. (Danny) Ludeman

Daniel J. (Danny) Ludeman

(151 ratings)

59% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "The service is top rate to the customers and the work/life balance is very good"
    in 16 reviews
  • "Super training and great people"
    in 11 reviews
Cons:
  • "Too many in upper management (where the funds really go)"
    in 8 reviews
  • "Corporate goals, values and ideals are not always aligned with the goals of a specific branch manager"
    in 6 reviews
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    Great place to work and provides a lot of skills for career opportunities

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat Company and People to work with.

    ConsCan be monotonous and days can seem long.

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    Great company to start at!

    Financial Advisor (Former Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    ProsGreat training, excellent back office support, tons of great products, great company that's going to be around a long time!

    ConsVery corporate so you must deal with the rigid structure.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work.

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

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    Financial Advisor (Current Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    ProsGreat name, great open investment platform, great people to work with, great compensation

    ConsYou eat what you kill,

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    Good company

    Registered Client Associate (Current Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsDecent benefits and great co-workers

    ConsManagement takes too long to make decisions or take actions. Salary scale is below average

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay people what they are worth

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    Great to work for

    Trade Service Representative (Current Employee)
    Saint Louis, MO

    ProsCompany philosophy is wonderful. You do get treated like a TeamMember

    ConsMid level managers and lower level managers don't get it sometimes. The TeamMember attitude seems to bother the meek.

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

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    Okay internship experience

    Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement (Current Employee)
    Saint Louis, MO

    ProsVery happy with the Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement intern program. The program manager is amazing and we have very meaningful projects to complete.

    ConsUnimpressed with the work assigned by my hiring manager. Often slow and I don't feel like I'm learning much. Additionally, from a recruiting standpoint, Wells Fargo has a long ways to go in order to retain and convert their intern talent into full-time hires.

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

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    Good career opportunity in financial services.

    Financial Advisor (Current Employee)
    Salt Lake City, UT

    ProsGood pay, positive atmosphere. Nice work-life balance.

    ConsNot enough variety in career growth and job functions.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It was a good learning experience.

    Financial Representative (Former Employee)

    ProsHigh quality management team provided innovation products and services for the sales representatives.

    ConsVery little training unless Reps attended annual conferences.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMake it affordable for new representatives to attend sales conferences. They are the ones who need it the most.

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

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    Good company.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFree food, paid time off and benefits.

    ConsLarge company red tape politics.

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    Ant Colony at it's finest

    Operations Analyst (Former Employee)
    Saint Louis, MO

    Prossanitation levels meet minimum requirements

    ConsAristocracy
    Brokers and Advisors knew nothing about the hard finance.

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