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4.1
Average Rating
(based on 93 Discover Financial Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.0
Growth Opportunities
3.6
People You Work With
4.5
Person You Work For
4.2
Rewards You Receive
3.8
Support You Get
4.0
Way You Work
4.1
Work Setting
4.2
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"I have worked at Discover for 5 years. It is a nationwide company with great ethics. Their main goal is to do the right thing and always take care of their customers. They have great benefits and a great work environment. I would recommend this company to anyone who is looking for a place to start working. This was a great first job."
Posted 8 years ago in Salt Lake City, UT
Team Coach

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"I like the benefits and helping new and existing employees reach their highest potential."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be prepared to work on the phones 8 hrs a day."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Working on the phones 8 hrs a day, non stop phone calls where you can't breathe in between."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Slow down the calls a bit, give employees a chance to breath in between calls."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
National Account Executive

"Committed to building long-term relationships."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Committed to building long-term relationships by providing value-added products and services to address client needs, resulting in mutual growth and communication."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Great company to work for. Dedication, enthusiasm, and a desire to make a difference will set you apart from other candidates."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Change in management, that results in one year traveling 20% and another traveling 50%"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Ensures that difficult topics are communicated professionally, clearly, concisely and appropriately to the employees."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Senior Account Specialist

"It has its good days and its bad days."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"I like the people I work with. I like the vision and mission of the company and how they like to take care of their employees."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Have a firm sales background and be able to keep on task."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"They don't promote from within as much as they say they do, which is unfortunate because they miss out on a lot of great candidates that already know the business."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To be more open to everyone's ideas and that actions speak louder than words."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Financial Planning Manager

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Most of my team members. People are genarally nice and caring."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be positive and learn about the company. Can be a rewarding place."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Work life balance is touchy. Communication from boss is not clear."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Change culture to more of an inclusive environment. Currently very top down with little employee input."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Assembly Technician

"Stressful wondering about when my contract will end."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Courteous staff and reliable people working in the front office."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It is an easy going setting for the most part, just go in with your resume and they will work with you."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"The turnaround wait for a new assignment to be assigned from job to job."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I suggest they work on getting employers that want to convert temps to full time employees."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Consultant

"Great place to work!"

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Work schedule flexibility and ability to grow and try new projects and work."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know your subject that you are applying for. Be flexible!"

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"No flexibility in work schedule and no challenges, no new opportunities."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Support people; understand what work needs to be done. Ask questions."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Director of External Relations

"15 years exp of implementing strategic projects & meeting the needs of clients"

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Great company to work for! All levels of staff and management were professional and extremely dedicated. The average tenure within my team was 20+ years of service."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"There was nothing that I didn't like working at the company."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I don't have any suggestions for management. All levels of management were great."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Program Manager

"Importance for career growth, fair compensation."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1.1 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Account Manager
Person You Work For 4.5 / 5 People You Work With 4.6 / 5 Work Setting 4.4 / 5
Support You Get 4.4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.2 / 5
Company Culture 4.4 / 5 Way You Work 4.6 / 5
Senior Account Manager
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3.9 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2.8 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3.1 / 5 Way You Work 2.3 / 5
Lean Manager
Person You Work For 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4.9 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4.9 / 5 Way You Work 4.9 / 5
Discover Financial Employee

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"High level of autonomy."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Lacks innovative social media strategy."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Leverage social media opportunities."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Financial Services Specialist

"Most excellent job to work."

Person You Work For 2.1 / 5 People You Work With 2.1 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 2.1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2.1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 4.8 / 5
Intern

"The place was alright. Slow development environments."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3.9 / 5 Work Setting 3.9 / 5
Support You Get 4.8 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4.5 / 5
Account Manager
Person You Work For 3.9 / 5 People You Work With 3.3 / 5 Work Setting 3.3 / 5
Support You Get 3.3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.3 / 5
Company Culture 3.4 / 5 Way You Work 3.5 / 5

Discover Financial Reviews FAQs

Is Discover Financial a good company to work for?

Discover Financial has an overall rating of 4.1 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 93 Discover Financial Review Ratings left anonymously by Discover Financial employees, which is 5% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 96% of employees would recommend working at Discover Financial.

Does Discover Financial pay their employees well?

Discover Financial employees earn $44,000 annually on average, or $21 per hour, which is 33% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 41 Discover Financial employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find Discover Financial Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working a Discover Financial?

96% of employees would recommend working at Discover Financial with the overall rating of 4.1 out of 5. Employees also rated Discover Financial 4.0 out of 5 for Company Culture, 3.8 for Rewards You Receive, 3.6 for Growth Opportunities and 4.0 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at Discover Financial?

According to our data, the highest paying job at Discover Financial is a Senior ETL Architect at $191,000 annually. Browse Discover Financial Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at Discover Financial?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at Discover Financial is a Preschool Teacher at $14,000 annually. Browse Discover Financial Salaries by Job Profile.

What are the pros and cons of working at Discover Financial?

According to reviews on CareerBliss, employees commonly rated the pros of working at Discover Financial to be Company Culture, Growth Opportunities, People You Work With and Person You Work For, and no cons.

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