TIAA Reviews

Updated Jul 9, 2020

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3.4
58%
Recommend to a Friend
80%
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TIAA President & CEO Roger Ferguson
Roger Ferguson
1,034 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great Benefits and overall culture(in 190 reviews)

  • "Less work pressure and great work life balance ( this might not be true for some positions)(in 161 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Financial Consultant in FCG"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Consultant in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Freedom to do your job.

    Cons

    The back office does not always have the same goals so less motivation to help you get things done.

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  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good company to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great work life balance, plenty of opportunities to explore new technologies, work is appreciated n acknowledged by US team, people are open to new ideas n tech. Org provided transportation at various timings. Too many things going on every time. Hard to find work monotonous

    Cons

    Growth is very slow. Too much stress on POCs, sometimes you end up having to do more POCs than your actual work.

  3. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Test Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TIAA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay if u negotiate better Wfh options Weekly 40 hrs is also ok Transport is good Best work life balance Insurance facility is awesome Updated tech stacks.......

    Cons

    You are unlucky if ur mngr is not good Showing off people get more value than the actual hard contributors Perception based appraisals rather than performance

  4. "A firm truly driven by solid values"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Managing Director 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Being a mission-driven organization makes our values very prominent and real in everything we do

    Cons

    Historically not a fast mover, but seems to be picking up speed

  5. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Consultant in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at TIAA full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    They do take care of customers and employees

    Cons

    The tech aspect has improved tremendously but any time there is implementation there are delays but they figure it out and back to normal in a day

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  6. "Good place to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Insights Senior Analyst in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good salary and bonus and work hours

    Cons

    Management is bad ridiculous deadlines

  7. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Consultant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fair pay, great clients that appreciate your help, strong company values.

    Cons

    Requires a lot of hours, tremendous amount of paperwork.

  8. "Great company!"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior IT Program Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at TIAA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Lots of talented and smart people that work hard and really care about customers.

    Cons

    Sometimes communications from the top don't always reach where they are needed.

  9. COVID-19
    Helpful (2)

    "Serious Trouble"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Wealth Management Advisor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Unlimited PTO and Community Impact

    Cons

    Falling behind the competition quickly. People are leaving quickly with the buyout opportunity. TIAA has forced advisors home for the remainder of the year, understandably, but they are still demanding strong numbers and forcing sales goals. Ultimately, TIAA is publicly stating support for employees during the pandemic but the advisory side of TIAA is not living that mindset.

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  10. COVID-19

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Internal Auditor in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Unlimited PTO, 4 months maternity leave, 401k match, pension plan

    Cons

    Favoritism, hard to advance, removing benefits in light of Covid

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