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Updated Jun 29, 2022

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3.2
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56%
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Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) President and CEO Clint E. Stein
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    TMS

    Jun 28, 2022 - Treasury Management Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good Employers GREAT Boss Flexible Teamwork Fun

    Cons

    Compensation False promises Incentives Bonuses Benefits

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  2. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Great Benefits Poor Management

    Jun 29, 2022 - Lead Teller in Nampa, ID
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits, lots of training and education

    Cons

    Management takes advantage of employees and puts their work onto them. Doesn't listen to issues, doesn't put clients needs first

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  3. 2.0
    Former Employee

    Columbia Bank

    Jun 28, 2022 - Bank Teller 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Some managers care more than others

    Cons

    Not one thing but slowly going downhill, by taking care of only the top executives

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    bank

    Jun 11, 2022 - Remote Call Center Agent 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    good bank good employees and schedule

    Cons

    small bank being bought and jobs changing

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  5. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Okay

    Jun 21, 2022 - Loan Boarding Specialist in Wilsonville, OR
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefits and paid time off

    Cons

    Politic on the retail side; high sales pressure; low compensation

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    There must be better jobs

    Jun 19, 2022 - CSS-1 in Tacoma, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits are pretty good.....comparable to other similar institutions.

    Cons

    List is long. Pay is better at other banks and credit unions. Didn't trust HR! Like so many companies they say all the right things but no follow through.

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  7. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    A Pizza Party Doesn't Help Being Stretched Too Thin

    May 31, 2022 - Personal Banker I in Eugene, OR
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Fun workplace, fast paced, lots of training opportunities. The folks in the branches are great.

    Cons

    Higher up folks expect a lot of extra work for no increase in wages due to positions being cut. The frontline people definitely don't get paid enough.

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  8. 2.0
    Current Employee

    Banking - slow growth

    May 28, 2022 - Corporate Risk Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Not much for the employee. Good at taking care of customer.

    Cons

    Management, merger decisions, highly regulated, never enough support

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Used to be great company

    May 4, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Tacoma, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Paid volunteered hours, room to grow, great management

    Cons

    Different environment with new CEO and is strict on pay.. very strict. Not market value.

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  10. 2.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Culture of caring left with prior CEO

    May 12, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Tacoma, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Team Members, RSU's, Community Service

    Cons

    Aggressive expansion is top priority, leadership lacks empathy, leadership disconnected from the employee experience, more talk than walk when it comes to DEI

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Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) Reviews FAQs

Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) has an overall rating of 3.2 out of 5, based on over 160 reviews left anonymously by employees. 66% of employees would recommend working at Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) to a friend and 47% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -15% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.1 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID). This rating has decreased by -9% over the last 12 months.

66% of Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) 3.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.5 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Columbia Bank (WA, OR & ID) to be culture, career development, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, management, compensation.

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January 6, 2020 Columbia Bank Expands Executive Team Following Appointment of New CEO
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