Average Salary for Wells Fargo & Co. Employees

Operating out of San Francisco, Calif., national commercial banks company Wells Fargo & Co. employs talent in positions ranging from Analytics Consultant to Personal Banker. Compensation for Wells Fargo & Co. employees is around $65K per year on average. Though your job title and your city do impact pay, your experience level is the primary influence on employee salary at Wells Fargo & Co. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Wells Fargo & Co. Median Salary by Job


Personal Banker
30 profiles

Analytics Consultant
26 profiles

Financial Analyst
23 profiles

United States (change)

Risk Management Consultant
16 profiles

Credit Analyst
13 profiles

11 profiles

Private Banker
11 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 663
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About This Company

San Francisco, California 94710


National Commercial Banks, Investment banking, Financial Services


Wells Fargo, Wells Fargo & Co, Wellsfargo

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $72K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $57K per year. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $93K annually.


The highest average salaries go to Risk Management Consultants, who bring in close to approximately $92K per year, though Compliance Officers are not far behind at $80K along with Analytics Consultants (about $75K) and Private Bankers (around $67K). With salaries averaging $38K, Personal Bankers are among the lowest paid at Wells Fargo & Co.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $98K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of San Francisco, Calif.; Charlotte, N.C. ($86K), Phoenix, Ariz. ($83K), and Minneapolis, Minn. (about $82K) are the next top-paying cities. St. Louis, Mo. is near the bottom for pay at $63K. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — $91K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $104K annually for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Uniform Combined State Law Holders also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of around $72K per year. It pays to have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) at Wells Fargo & Co. — these employees make the most at approximately $136K annually.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $91K per year. Financial Analysis also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; about one in six of employees surveyed report using it at work. Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Customer Relationship Management are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Wells Fargo & Co. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and most employees participate. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of respondents and dental coverage for most workers. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a stock purchase plan.

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Key Stats for Wells Fargo & Co.


42 %
58 %
$41,868 - $95,178
$43,324 - $111,693

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 237 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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