PNC Financial Services Group

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PNC Financial Services Group Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.2 1,019 reviews

77% Approve of the CEO

PNC Financial Services Group President and Chief Executive Officer William S. Demchak

William S. Demchak

(236 ratings)

60% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • If you work anyplace other than retail banking PNC values employee work life balance(in 91 reviews)

  • Great starting salary with good benefits and exposure to senior management(in 66 reviews)


Cons
  • upper management no clue what's going on with the new universal branch idea(in 48 reviews)

  • Work life balance could be better depending on what department you are in(in 20 reviews)

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    Dissapointed

    Administrative Coordinator (Current Employee) Miamisburg, OH (US)

    ProsBenefits pretty good, strong community involvement.

    ConsA 2% increase for an exceeds expectations review is discouraging at best. Sad to say they don't pay their employees what they are worth. Work life balance could be better depending on what department you are in.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Wish I had started on this track years ago!

    Bank Teller (Current Employee) Decatur, IL (US)

    ProsWork-life balance, nice helpful friendly coworkers who are not gossips, branch manager that is fair and cares about work ethics.

    ConsNot any that are solo horrible to mention

    Advice to Senior ManagementBring up more worthy and professional minorities and women up in the ranks of senior management. Don't be afraid to promote from within!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company, goal oriented

    Vice President (Former Employee) Chicago, IL (US)

    ProsExciting to be part of a team that was looking to grow within the community. Able to build the business as you see it should be built

    Consnone. They should continue to grow the company as they have identifying key locations that there is a need for true old school banking relationships

    Advice to Senior Managementnone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Fantastic Company

    Teller Supervisor (Current Employee) Mobile, AL (US)

    ProsLove the company and the employees are very warm and welcoming.

    ConsSome policies vary between markets and can get a little confusing.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Good Learning Opportunity

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsOpportunity to learn new technologies, pay, and being made to feel you are part of the company.

    ConsTechnology is dated and infrastructure is lacking. Progress is being made, but there is ways to go. In technology the direction to move into management is targeted towards moving into a Project Manager role before being able to move into a management role.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen to the employees and support them. A lot of change is in process in how technology is being driven.

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    Commercial Loan administrator

    Commercial Loan Administrator (Current Employee) Pittsburgh, PA (US)

    ProsVery good working atmosphere, Growth oppurtunities with in PNC. Supervisors are willing to help in you move to the next level.

    ConsVery low yearly raises. Depeneding on your department it may be difficut to move up to next position

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    IT Project Manager

    Senior Project Manager (Current Employee) Cleveland, OH (US)

    ProsThe Company is highly employee focused

    ConsDue to growth, the company has become somewhat beurocratic

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Longer interview process

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGrowing company in assets and locations

    Constoo much micro management between roles

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Everyone needs to read this

    Anonymous (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat co-workers. The branch I work at is very casual, and that's why a lot of our clients love us. Steady part-time hours and decent starting pay (for someone who has had no prior experience in banking). No such thing as a night shift.

    ConsThis part is what everyone needs to read. Pnc bank is starting to turn into Bank of America, wells fargo, and chase bank. They implemented high referral goals, and they're putting tons of pressure on branch managers to ensure their staff meet those goals. So what does that mean? It means we have to hound almost every client about some product that they don't need in order for us to get referrals. If you're about to start working at PNC, then I hope you're a good salesman. Also, if you're a full-time college student (like me), then have fun trying to learn about every PNC product along with doing your massive amounts of schoolwork and studying. Another thing you will have to worry about (as a college student) is studying for the 2 exams you have coming up for class and meeting your sales quota for PNC.
    Here's everything in a nutshell: If you want to become a salesman, this job is the right job for you. However, If you don't want to become a salesman......

    ....then good luck.

    Advice to Senior ManagementFor the love of Zeus, stop trying to be like Bank of America. We're the 5th largest bank in the United States, and if you all cared about the clients and not about shareholders and money, then your employees would be happier.

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    Old Boys Club

    Anonymous (Former Employee)

    ProsFlexible schedule, good amount of vacation time, off for bank holidays

    ConsA large company, but I felt like there was no room for advancement. Each department is its own silo, not only do you not know their positions, you're lucky to know their names.
    I was constantly overlooked for promotions and new positions - they always seemed to go to men, even if they were less qualified. You really have to know people to advance here and they make it hard for you to do that.

    Advice to Senior ManagementIf you want your employees to grow, as well as your business, you need to encourage communication and cooperation.

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