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Wells Fargo Atlanta Reviews

Updated November 13, 2018
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  • "Sometimes difficult work life balance" (in 369 reviews)

  • "Can be hard to reach sales goals" (in 1272 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Licensed Personal Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Licensed Personal Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits, rewarding job role, opportunity for promotion

    Cons

    A percentage of your day is sitting on hold for something you would be capable of handling.


  2. "Premier banker"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Premier Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Premier Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Salary is good for work

    Cons

    Leadership is weak in local market

  3. "Instructional Designer"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Contractor - Instructional Designer in Atlanta, GA
    Former Contractor - Instructional Designer in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Wells Fargo as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Work from home ID role

    Cons

    Poor project management and communication

    Advice to Management

    Hire better project managers. A supposed year long contract that gets completed in 6 weeks?


  4. "Lead Teller"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Teller in Canton, GA
    Current Employee - Lead Teller in Canton, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Benefits, customer relationships, PTO, work life balance

    Cons

    Advancement is nearly impossible, pay is not compatible to work performed

    Advice to Management

    Stop the internal politics, get off your cell phones and focus on your jobs and developing your team members


  5. "Personal Banker"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Personal Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Personal Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Depending on the retail branch you work, great teammates and people to work with. However, it varies from location to location pending on upper management staff.

    Cons

    Since the scandal: I did not like the bonus structure for the bankers being eliminated. I caused a significant decrease in pay.

    Advice to Management

    I was fortunate to be apart of a great staff.


  6. "Home Mortgage Consultant Jr."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Junior Home Mortgage Consultant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Junior Home Mortgage Consultant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible, good benefits, changing for the better of employees

    Cons

    Customer complaints, not a lot of guidance from local management


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Poor management and unfavorable sales demands"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Decatur, GA
    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Decatur, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Wells Fargo part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Experience and selling technique can be enhanced

    Cons

    Managerial style, poor incentives, unrealistic sales goals

    Advice to Management

    Don't get intimidated by great talent. Be great and help others be great.

  8. "Personal Banker"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Personal Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Personal Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Wells Fargo full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very easy ,Sales Oriented ,Banking hours closed on saturdays

    Cons

    Very numbers driven
    No career advancements in retail banking


  9. "Great Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Alpharetta, GA
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Alpharetta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Open architecture for financial advisors. Very supportive management

    Cons

    Negative news stories from past problems


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Job not as described"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Premier Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Premier Banker in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly people and a fun work environment

    Cons

    No sales goals equals lazy people


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