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Average Salary for First Citizens Bank Employees

First Citizens Bank is a state commercial banks firm headquartered in Dyersburg, Tennessee that hires for Senior Systems Engineer positions, Branch Sales Manager roles, and more. Employees at First Citizens Bank make $46K per year on average. First Citizens Bank paychecks are largely negotiated based on what you do at the company, though your experience level and where you live are also considered. This synopsis is derived from the responses of individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

First Citizens Bank typically pays:
above market

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Employer: First Citizens Bank
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Teller (7)
$18,353 - $30,463  
[-]Teller (7)
Total Pay$18,353 - $30,463  
[+]Branch Sales Manager (3)
$45,449 - $100,784  
[+]Branch Sales Manager (3)
Salary$42,752 - $84,327  
Total Pay$45,449 - $100,784  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (3)
$20,053 - $40,885  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (3)
Total Pay$20,053 - $40,885  
[+]Bank Teller (3)
$19,759 - $34,370  
[+]Bank Teller (3)
Total Pay$19,759 - $34,370  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 63
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First Citizens Bank Details

Dyersburg, Tennessee 38024

State Commercial Banks

First Citizens, First Citizens Bank and Trust Company

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Typically, Senior Systems Engineers are the best paid with salaries hovering at $86K; Branch Sales Managers, Private Bankers, and Bank Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $64K, $62K, and about $57K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at First Citizens Bank are Personal Bankers — typical salaries for this role approach around $34K.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $36K. Average pay is typically $50K for those with five or more years experience. To sum up, the greater portion of employees here (33 percent) have worked in their field for 10-19 years and now make approximately $63K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($70K per year) can be spotted in Raleigh; Charlotte (about $60K), Greenville (around $60K), and Asheville ($54K) are the next top-paying cities. Wilmington ranks low on the pay scale — at around $35K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, First Citizens Bank employees make the most in North Carolina, earning $54K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals earn $120K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Certified ITIL Leader certification garners significant financial rewards of $117K per year. It pays to have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at First Citizens Bank — these employees make the most at about $63K annually.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $105K. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, nearly one in four of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Sales, Customer Relationship Management , and Sales Management.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; First Citizens Bank gives paid vacation days to 45 percent and sick leave to one in three workers. Almost all workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. At First Citizens Bank, a fair portion of workers have health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at First Citizens Bank are life insurance, optional telecommute / work from home, a subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

56 %
44 %
$31,562 - $60,494
$35,608 - $85,649
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

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