Vanguard Reviews

Updated Oct 4, 2022

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3.6
65%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
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Vanguard CEO Tim Buckley
Tim Buckley
1,215 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work/Life Balance was very good(in 602 reviews)

  • "Great benefits from the company(in 397 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "More clients see Vanguard negatively(in 451 reviews)

  • "Also low pay compared to other companies(in 170 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to be

      Oct 4, 2022 - Investment Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      the work environment is great. people are super nice.

      Cons

      there are no downsides to vanguard!

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Company

      Oct 4, 2022 - Client Representative in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Very diverse and inclusive environments they welcome feedback and really care about the employees

      Cons

      The phone positions suck they get such a high call volume. So the calls are back to back.

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to stay for the long haul

      Oct 3, 2022 - Financial Processor in Malvern, PA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Terrific benefits and job security

      Cons

      Advancement can be slow due to time-in-job posting requirements

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Data Engineer

      Oct 2, 2022 - Data Engineer in Malvern, PA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      amazing benefits and outstanding 401k plans

      Cons

      undervalued and less growth for carrier

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      Oct 2, 2022 - Client Relationship Associate in Malvern, PA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      managers were supportive and there was room to move up

      Cons

      the job was very boring

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great culture

      Oct 1, 2022 - Senior Manager in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people, purpose driven, work life balance

      Cons

      restricted by US parent legacy mentality

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Corporate, but good company to work for

      Sep 29, 2022 - Design Strategist in Malvern, PA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and benefits, opportunities for career development

      Cons

      Corporate environment, bureaucracy, hybrid work requirement (for my department anyway), located in the suburbs

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good Company

      Sep 28, 2022 - Client Representative in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company to work for with great benefits.

      Cons

      During licensing there is much assistance with questions/help. 3/5 If you are great at learning from reading a book you will be fine. If you need more of a hands on approach to learning, purchase outside materials/classes to help.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great culture

      Sep 28, 2022 - Team Leader in Scottsdale, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Culture, experience, freedom, mobility, management

      Cons

      Pay, compensation, salary, bonus, merit

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work when I was there

      Sep 28, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company benefits and culture

      Cons

      Lots of politics and management

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    Vanguard has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 4,677 reviews left anonymously by employees. 65% of employees would recommend working at Vanguard to a friend and 60% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Vanguard employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Vanguard. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    65% of Vanguard employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Vanguard 3.8 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.8 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

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