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Charles Schwab Reviews

Updated 16 Feb 2020

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3.6
66%
Recommend to a Friend
86%
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Charles Schwab President and Chief Executive Officer Walt Bettinger II
Walt Bettinger II
1,379 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "A little tense to work at the call center(in 124 reviews)

  • "leadership and upper management for great Schwab (not immediate managers) weren't transparent(in 51 reviews)

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  1. "Great culture and people"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Equity Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Lots of great people and opportunities within many ares of finance.

    Cons

    Like any large, conservative company, things can move a bit slower than is ideal.

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    Charles Schwab2019-08-03
  2. "Would work there again"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Charles Schwab full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Client and employee driven. Great place to work.

    Cons

    They could pay more to the superstars.

    Charles Schwab2013-01-30
  3. "Good Place to Work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Managing Director in Lone Tree, CO
    Recommends

    I worked at Charles Schwab full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Collegial, client focused, good benefits

    Cons

    Salaries not as competitive as they could be

    Charles Schwab2020-02-15
  4. "Great employer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Managing Director in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Charles Schwab full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Culture, people, management executive and location

    Cons

    I don't have many negatives to say

    Charles Schwab2020-02-14
  5. "Overall good"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Specialist 

    I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time

    Pros

    Good focus on clients overall

    Cons

    Silo’d departments make it hard to accomplish tasks.

    Charles Schwab2020-02-13
  6. "Great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Manager 

    I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time

    Pros

    The company has a great culture

    Cons

    Processes can be low moving

    Charles Schwab2020-02-12
  7. "I love it here....just want to extend my career into utilizing my degrees!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Specialist 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Clients,Sabbatical,Pay and Benefits and Teamwork is all great

    Cons

    Schwab has an issue with Advancement without licensing

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    Charles Schwab2020-02-12
  8. "Good"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Trader 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Staff with good food

    Cons

    Clients not fun to deal with

    Charles Schwab2020-02-10
  9. "Not bad"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Specialist in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Paid respectably, food on premises

    Cons

    Little in the way of engagement for employees, certain decisions make it feel less like adult work and more like school

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    Charles Schwab2020-02-10
  10. "Culture really does matter"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Managing Director in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Collaborative culture with a company focused on clients

    Cons

    Typical large organization challenges in a regulated environment

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    Charles Schwab2020-02-11

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