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TD Ameritrade CEO Tim Hockey
Tim Hockey
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  • "Work place was a call center so time was micro managed(in 37 reviews)

  • "It would be nice if they did that, but because they are so flexible with keeping a good work life balance this isn’t really an issue(in 16 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (10)

    Great company that invests in it’s employees professional and personal growth.

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    Current Employee - Retail Trading Specialist in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at TD Ameritrade full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    They place a great emphasis on what you can do and not as much on where you went to school. Paid study time to go through your initial licensing as well as additional paid time for studying outside of work if a promotion requires any additional licensing. Matching 401k, generous paid time off, profit sharing and from what I hear decent health insurance (I get insurance through my partner). They are inclusive and have...

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    Cons

    We offer great benefits however I’d love to see us work towards more progressive benefits such as a better paternity leave benefit. As well we should offer a better transition back to work after maternity leave including part time return for women to help encourage increasing women in our industry.

    Advice to Management

    We stand by our value proposition that we offer a higher quality of our products and services over the cheapest rates. Make sure that we are properly investing in our technology so that we are able to deliver to clients a platform and trading experience that is never interrupted or delayed and that is flawless and exceeds their yet to be known expectations.

    TD Ameritrade Response

    April 6, 2018

    Thank you for sharing your feedback! We are glad to hear that you support the company’s philosophy on diversity and inclusion, and that you share our passion in regards to the value that it provides in the way we conduct our business each and every day. The company is focused ...

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  2. Overall- good company

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at TD Ameritrade

      Pros

      Growing company. Good leadership. Good pay.

      Cons

      Not much time off. No company stock plan.

      Advice to Management

      Focus on relationships

    • TD Ameritrade Security Department - Great work life balance

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      Current Employee - Senior Consultant Applications Security in New York, NY
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at TD Ameritrade full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Good work life balance. Good PTO. Enjoyable work.

      Cons

      Salary is as competitive as other companies.

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      Current Employee - Director 
      Recommends

      I have been working at TD Ameritrade full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Great place to work. Very transparent and collaborative.

      Cons

      Profit sharing and Company match could be better.

    • Overall a good company to work for

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

        Pros

        Huge career growth and help you get the license

        Cons

        High pressure and result base

      • Customer Services Rep (Broker)

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        Current Employee - Financial Services Representative in Southlake, TX
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at TD Ameritrade full-time for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Good atmosphere, with great growth opportunities. Almost unlimited amount of OT available, with tons of different shifts available to choose from depending on position

        Cons

        Feel like you are micromanaged at times with every stat being tracked during day, benefits are par with other brokerages which is okay to start with

        TD Ameritrade Response

        February 8, 2019

        Thank you for your feedback! Career growth and development is something we’ve been expanding our focus on this past year. Our Talent Development team is constantly working to find the best practices, and ensure that our associates have the best options available to grow their careers.

      • Good company with good people and great senior leadership

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        Former Employee - Financial Consultant in Reston, VA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at TD Ameritrade full-time for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Good benefits. High earning potential if you perform well. Growing company.

        Cons

        Employee turnover. Frequent organizational change. If you're in a small, understaffed branch it can be difficult to get your job done.

      • Great Culture

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        Current Employee - Financial Representative in Omaha, NE
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at TD Ameritrade full-time for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Great culture good benefits (401k, PTO time, health insurance) management encourages problem solving inefficiencies at the associate level ability to move up/around in the organization

        Cons

        doesn't pay as well as some competitors, but overall a better environment to work in

        Advice to Management

        keep doing what you're doing

        TD Ameritrade Response

        February 1, 2019Sr Talent Acquisition Coordinator

        Thanks for your feedback! We take pride in the benefits that we offer our associates. A lot of time has gone into researching the market to select our plans that we offer.

      • Scottrade was a Great Company

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          Former Employee - End User Support Specialist in Saint Louis, MO

          I worked at TD Ameritrade full-time for more than 6 years

          Pros

          Scottrade was a great company. TD Ameritrade is a good company.

          Cons

          Limited IT jobs in Saint Louis

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at TD Ameritrade for more than a year

          Pros

          Good benefits, pay, overtime, amazing culture

          Cons

          Lack of flexibility with metrics

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