TIAA Reviews

Updated May 27, 2020

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3.3
56%
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81%
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TIAA President & CEO Roger Ferguson
Roger Ferguson
1,025 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great environment, great benefits and awesome people(in 187 reviews)

  • "Less work pressure and great work life balance ( this might not be true for some positions)(in 158 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (2)

    "Love this place"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits, Work-life balance, campus is great

    Cons

    Work stations may be outdated

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    TIAA2019-07-26
  2. "Great company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Charlotte, NC

    I have been working at TIAA full-time

    Pros

    5 weeks PTO starting, great company matches

    Cons

    Difficult to climb corporate ladder

    TIAA2020-03-08
  3. "Wonderful Place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Wealth Management Advisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at TIAA full-time

    Pros

    I feel I was valued as an employee, wonderful benefits, great people, incredible client base

    Cons

    The only negative is the technology is behind competitors but that is really it

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    TIAA2020-05-28
  4. "A hidden gem of a company, Fortune 100 yet Private"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - EVP in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TIAA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great culture and mission, integrity, customer-centric

    Cons

    Lack of consistent focus on product innovation, customer experience

    TIAA2020-05-21
  5. "Great company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Financial Consultant 

    I worked at TIAA full-time

    Pros

    great benefits, VC and pto

    Cons

    fast passed call center environment

    TIAA2020-05-21
  6. "good place, listens to employees- limited opportunity to grow if not at a hub"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at TIAA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Roger Ferguson is an excellent CEO, good people who care work at TIAA

    Cons

    Limited opportunity for growth if you are not at the Charlotte or Jacksonville hubs. very complex contracts

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    TIAA2020-05-21
  7. "TIAA Risk Professional"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Risk and Control Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at TIAA full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits and overall culture

    Cons

    Politics and red tape similar to most large orgs

    TIAA2020-05-19
  8. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Director in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at TIAA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent salary Excellent benefits Lots of opportunity for movement - if you are open to exploration A company that cares about the people Largely great leadership (not place is perfect)

    Cons

    Commute to work (remote work options canceled for the most part). Limited professional training outside of tuition reimbursement option. The HR Leader is my hero. He operates with integrity and transparency.

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    TIAA2020-05-18
  9. "Altruistic Not for Profit supporting higher-ed clients"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Managing Director 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at TIAA full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Strong ethical culture, is a not-for-profit

    Cons

    This is some bureaucracy that comes with working at a company with 16,000 employees

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    TIAA2020-05-18
  10. "Awesome place to create a career"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Money is good and retirement package

    Cons

    Competition amongst peers is fueled

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    TIAA2020-05-17
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