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Bank of America Reviews

Updated Jun 14, 2019

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Bank of America CEO Brian T. Moynihan
Brian T. Moynihan
8494 Ratings
  1. "Personal Banker"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment, not a lot of pressure and easy going.

    Cons

    Pay in banking in general is low especially for the goals they want you hit.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up good work

    Bank of America2018-10-26
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    "Great benefits"

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    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Wilmington, DE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great working environment and competitive pay

    Cons

    Personal/work life balance. Sales pressure

    Bank of America2018-10-23
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    "Office Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Great working environment, good people to work for and with, plenty of parking, and excellent benefits.

    Cons

    Sometimes had to watch what you say because gossip was common, but I quickly learned when not to talk around certain people.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to keep the lines of communications open and post openings long enough for current employees to apply.

    Bank of America2018-10-15
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    "Executive Review"

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    Former Employee - Risk Executive 
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Large company provides wide ranging opportunity with industry-standard benefits package. Permits some work from home or work from alternate locations for some positions (e.g. non customer-facing roles may work from a branch location) with nationwide footprint. Pay is industry-competitive. Physical work environment is industry standard. Work-life balance has improved over past couple years as general fatigue with excessive...

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    Cons

    References to 'industry standard' in Pros also indicates certain limitations relative to emerging, venture, or more progressive businesses. Opportunities for advancement have become more limited in big banks over the past ~10 years, BAC included, and cost reduction or downsizing efforts impact all levels and have been 'a thing' for ~5 years (since bank turned corner on the impacts of financial crisis and somewhat reduced...

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    Advice to Management

    Most significantly, declare and publicize an end-state organizational vision - if there is one. Organizational changes reference transformation and end state, but have been going on for years. Allow people stability and the ability to buy in to the vision.

    Bank of America2018-10-10
  5. "Teller"

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      Former Employee - Bank Teller in Avondale, AZ

      I worked at Bank of America part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great benefits, pleasant workplace, fast-paced work environment

      Cons

      Not enough hours as I am a single mother

      Bank of America2018-09-04
    • "Teller"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Bank of America full-time

      Pros

      great work environment. the benefits

      Cons

      there is not to say

      Bank of America2018-08-14
    • "Collections"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Bank of America full-time

        Pros

        A good amount of pros There are good benefits, time off package, medical, friendly work environment, good atmosphere, casual dress code

        Cons

        In some departments you have to work for an entire year before you are given chance to post out or interview for another position in different department

        Bank of America2018-08-26
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        "RELATIONSHIP MANAGER"

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        Former Employee - Relationship Manager in Orlando, FL
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at Bank of America full-time for more than 10 years

        Pros

        Good work environment. Competitive consumer and small business products. Helpful staff, A variety of benefits. Many locations to choose from. Solid bonus structure. Paid vacation.

        Cons

        Career advancement limited. Needs more separate time for training. Occasional staffing issues. Management structure changes to often. Some software and device launches are release before they are fully ready.

        Advice to Management

        Pay more attention to the voices of the employees. Increase staffing in high volume locations. Allow isolated time for training and product knowledge.

        Bank of America2018-08-09
      • "Credit Analyst"

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          Current Employee - Credit Analyst in Phoenix, AZ

          I have been working at Bank of America full-time for less than a year

          Pros

          Very inclusive of all employee, great benefits, good working environment.

          Cons

          Sometimes time constraints on assignment, quick turnaround on loan transactions.

          Advice to Management

          None

          Bank of America2018-06-08
        • "Review"

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            Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I worked at Bank of America

            Pros

            Great work environment; friend co-workers

            Cons

            I don't think are any

            Bank of America2018-06-06
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