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Wells Fargo Columbia Reviews

Updated June 22, 2017
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Securities Analyst"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbia, MD
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbia, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good people, have had fantastic colleagues, some of which will be life long friends. Can't say enough about most of my co-workers

    Cons

    Extremely limited ability to move upward, pay is well below going market rate for the area, position, and requisite skills required to preform the job correctly.

    Advice to Management

    Do things that show that you care about your employees and their plight as opposed to giving meaningless lip service.


  2. "Personal Banker PB1"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Personal Banker I (SAFE) in Columbia, MD
    Current Employee - Personal Banker I (SAFE) in Columbia, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company is focusing on customer service. Quality vs Quality. They will work with your personal life. Great benefits. Great incentives

    Cons

    Could get better in Career oppurtunities

    Advice to Management

    keep a strong communication and solving problems


  3. "Reverse Engineering Consultant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Reverse Engineering Consiltant in Columbia, MD
    Current Employee - Reverse Engineering Consiltant in Columbia, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Management is great. The opportunity to obtain new skills are abundant.

    Cons

    Benefits are awful and the worst I've ever worked for. No referral bonuses, high deductible health plan, only 5k per year for learning and it has to be at a university(doesn't apply for paying for certifications).

    Advice to Management

    Great management, so keep what you're doing. They actively seek what you want to do and they actively say what you need to do to reach the next level.


  4. "Regular 9-5"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Columbia, MD
    Current Employee - Analyst in Columbia, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nothing to brag about, simple job, not much advancement

    Cons

    Not a ton of opportunity for advancement.

    Advice to Management

    None


  5. "Reverse Engineering Consultant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Rec in Columbia, MD
    Current Employee - Rec in Columbia, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Work life balance can be achieved. However that could be subject to change because new deal volumes are in the rise.

    Cons

    Work could be cyclical and redundant.


  6. "Slow and Steady"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbia, MD
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbia, MD

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

    Pros

    Good benefits. Job security for semi-competent individuals.

    Cons

    Management often deaf to concerns of subordinates.

    Advice to Management

    More managment training.


  7. "Not a bad place to work... not a great place to work."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Database Analyst in Columbia, MD
    Current Employee - Database Analyst in Columbia, MD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work environment, can be political, At the end of the day it's a job and it's steady and consistent and it pays half decent.

    Cons

    Standard big business culture, can be frustrating, on call can be painful

    Advice to Management

    Promote from within...


  8. Helpful (1)

    "SAS 3"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - SAS III in Columbia, MD
    Former Employee - SAS III in Columbia, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company to work for. Great salary and benefits. Excellent training program.

    Cons

    Hiring process can be lengthy

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing. Great Team


  9. "Good"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - QA Analyst in Columbia, MD
    Current Contractor - QA Analyst in Columbia, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wells Fargo as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good company culture and best pay

    Cons

    no remote access for women if emergency


  10. Helpful (2)

    "Not bad job if you have a family. hours are flexible"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Securities Administrative Analyst II in Columbia, MD
    Former Employee - Securities Administrative Analyst II in Columbia, MD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Wells Fargo full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good benefit including vacation days, 401k matching and tuition reimbursement

    Cons

    the pay is relatively low comparing other banks. A lot of over time but you get paid 1.5 of your base hour salary

    Advice to Management

    adjust the pay scale a little more. Also, provide more potential growing opportunities for employees


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