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Found 4,487 of over 5K reviews
4.1
80% Recommend to a Friend
Charles Schwab President and Chief Executive Officer Walt Bettinger II
91% Approve of CEO

Found 4,483 of over 5K reviews

4.1
80%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
Approve of CEO
Charles Schwab President and Chief Executive Officer Walt Bettinger II
Walt Bettinger II
2,442 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work-life balance especially during COVID since it's fully remote for now(in 326 reviews)

  • "Good Benefits with company matching(in 210 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "pay kind of low but work-life balance was great(in 72 reviews)

  • "limited job availability in San Francisco(in 79 reviews)

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    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
    1. 5.0
      Current Employee
      Featured Review

      Great environment

      7 Jul 2022 - Participant Services Associate 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      So far with my work at Schwab, I’ve only encountered positive colleagues who strive to help everyone around them grow. Thorough coaching, 1:1 time, and other developmental meetings have been common and provide us with a sense of purpose and direction for our careers. This is a great entry level position for anyone wanting to get their toes wet in the world of finance, or simply advance their career at Schwab.

      Cons

      Some of the resources, as well as the software can be a bit confusing at times.

      4 people found this review helpful

      Charles Schwab Response

      Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! At Schwab, we value all employees, and we strive to provide an excellent environment to help grow successful careers. We're always looking for ways to improve, please reach out to your manager for additional training opportunities or to discuss any further concerns. Thanks again for your hard work and dedication!

    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Very good

      11 Jun 2021 - Assistant Manager in Letterkenny
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Amazing colleagues and good pay

      Cons

      Very long hours and pressure

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      good place

      3 Jan 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      work life balance and 401k

      Cons

      none comes to mind for cons

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Company

      8 Feb 2023 - Client Relationship Specialist in Austin, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Smart people; does right by clients.

      Cons

      Mediocre benefits: 5% 401k match, BS HSA program.

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      An Amazing Place to work!

      7 Feb 2023 - Senior UNIX Systems Administrator in South Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Cutting Edge Tech, Flexible Work Hours, Great Co Workers

      Cons

      A very formal big corp setup. Rigid internal processes.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to work

      7 Feb 2023 - Financial Services Representative in Denver, CO
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good work from home structure

      Cons

      Corporate so shareholders come first

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Excellent company for getting started in the industry

      6 Feb 2023 - Investment Consultant in Salt Lake City, UT
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      License sponsorship for SIE, series 66, and series 7

      Cons

      lack of diversity/lack of participation in community

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good start to jump

      5 Feb 2023 - Financial Services Representative in Westlake, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice working environment and learn lots of knowledge personal level of financial set up. Team members are really nice and helpful

      Cons

      Require to take exams to move up

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      $chwab

      4 Feb 2023 - Financial Services Professional in Denver, CO
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great training Great environment Cool name

      Cons

      Make food at cafe free!

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    11. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Company Culture

      31 Jan 2023 - Financial Services Representative 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great company to get started in Finance industry. Will teach you a lot and offers great benefits and upward mobility.

      Cons

      No major cons of note

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      Charles Schwab Response

      Thank you for your feedback! We appreciate you taking the time to share your input. We value and appreciate your hard work at Schwab!

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