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Wells Fargo Austin Reviews

Updated October 20, 2017
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  1. "Premier Banker"

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    Current Employee - Premier Banker in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Premier Banker in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Reserved for more experienced branch bankers. More freedom and autonomy. Investment incentive pay can be lucrative.

    Cons

    investment payout has been reduced and loan volume payout is not great.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "On the decline"

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    Current Employee - Teller in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Teller in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Paid time off, 401K, and good pay. Management feels organized, and there are absolutely no sales goals/referrals which creates a stress free environment.

    Cons

    When sales goals were in place, the company was dreadful to work for. Now sales are eliminated but the drawbacks are cut in bonuses, and the attitude of the company is shifting into bureaucratic nonsense. Wells Fargo will be a different bank in 10 years.

    Advice to Management

    Who even is the upper management?

  3. "Wells Fargo"

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    Current Employee - Credit Analyst III in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Credit Analyst III in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Company. Career Path for employees. Developmental Training provided.

    Cons

    Few downsides, such as current media scrutiny due to fake account scandal.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "It's okay. Easy to get promoted"

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    Current Employee - Personal Banker II in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Personal Banker II in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    No sales goals. Focus on customers

    Cons

    Co-workers who don't care and unmotivated to succeed.

    Advice to Management

    Work on employee engagement


  5. "Teller"

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    Current Employee - Teller in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Teller in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Treats employees very well, very professional workplace, with loads of benefits and retirement options. Very easy to get promoted and work your way up. The hours are simple, with ALOT of paid time off. As a lower team member, this job does not require outside of workplace work at all, making work and home balance very easy.

    Cons

    You work for a company that very few people like, as a team member that very few people appreciate. The job sets high expectations with constant micromanaging in order to get very unappealing bonuses/passing scores.

    Advice to Management

    Recognition of employees is very important. It would also look very good if Wells Fargo could take advice from it's lower day-to-day employees that actually meet with customers.


  6. "WF"

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    Current Employee - Personal Banker I (SAFE) in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Personal Banker I (SAFE) in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay, no sales goals

    Cons

    Bonuses are off customer experience


  7. "Branch Manager 3"

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    Current Employee - Branch Manager in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Branch Manager in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    401k match, job security, market presence

    Cons

    corporate culture, little to no opportunity to innovate and think on your own, messaging about culture constantly contradicts actual decision and actions taken by sr leaders

  8. "Service Manager"

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    Current Employee - Service Manager in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Service Manager in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company for learning basic banking knowledge.

    Cons

    Unwilling to heed advice from lower level employees.

    Advice to Management

    Demonstrate ownership of failings. Say I'm sorry.


  9. "They tried, but couldn't keep the best employees"

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    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    scheduling, many opportunities across many branches

    Cons

    hard to move up, sales quotas got in the way of delivering excellent customer service


  10. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly staff and easy to learn job.

    Cons

    pay rate is not consistent


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