Awards & Recognition

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Industry Awards

National Business Awards

National Workplace Awards

Regional Workplace Awards

Military Workplace Awards

Seeing challenges “Through Clients’ Eyes” is the North Star that guides everything we do. Any recognition and awards we receive mean that we’re making a difference by helping improve peoples’ lives. And for that, we are extremely humble and proud. 

Industry Awards

Customer satisfaction is our measuring stick. That’s why we push ourselves to give you an ever-improving experience with our products, our services, and our people. And being recognized as the best at what we do by our clients and industry means we’re on the right track.


Industry Awards

  • Fortune Most Admired Company 2023 logo
    Fortune

    World’s Most Admired Companies™ 2023

    Awarded by Fortune®.

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  • J.D. Power trophy
    J. D. Power

    Highest in Investor Satisfaction with Full-Service Brokerage Firms

    Charles Schwab earned the highest ranking in overall customer satisfaction in the J.D. Power 2023 U.S. Full-Service Investor Satisfaction Study.

    Charles Schwab received the highest score in the J.D. Power 2023 U.S. Full-Service Investor Satisfaction Study, which measures investor satisfaction with full-service investment firms. Visit jdpower.com/awards for more details. The J.D. Power 2023 U.S. Full-Service Investor Satisfaction Study is independently conducted, and the participating firms do not pay to participate. Use of study results in promotional materials is subject to a license fee.

  • IBD Best Online Brokers 2023 award 11-year winner badge
    Investor's Business Daily

    2023 Best Online Brokers Recognition

    Awarded by Investor's Business Daily.

    Third-party accolade award was given on January 30, 2023 and is for a 15-month timeframe. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by Investor’s Business Daily. https://www.investors.com/ibd-videos/videos/best-online-brokers-2023 Schwab paid a licensing fee to York Graphic Services, LLC. for use of the award and logos.

  • IBD 2022 Most Trusted Financial Company award
    Investor's Business Daily

    2022 Most Trusted Broker Recognition

    Charles Schwab was recognized in the following categories: ETFs/Funds, Online Brokers and Wealth Managers. 

    The IBD award was given on August 29, 2022 and expires December 21, 2023. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined Investor's Business Daily. https://www.investors.com/news/most-trusted-financial-companies-top-25-list-2022  Schwab paid a licensing fee to York Graphic Services, LLC. for the use of the award and logos.

  • Investopedia

    2022 Online Brokers Recognition

    Charles Schwab was recognized in the following categories: Best Mobile Apps, Best Broker for Beginners and Best Broker for ETFs. 

    This Investopedia award was given on Sept. 27, 2022 and is for 2022-2023 timeframe. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by Investopedia. [[Click here for more information.]]

National Business Awards

Improving the lives of our clients is the best recognition we can receive. But hearing from others that we’re doing a good job is pretty great, too.


National Business Awards

  • 2023 NerdWallet award: Schwab Intelligent Portfolios
    NerdWallet

    2023 Best Robo Advisor IRA Investing

    Schwab Intelligent Portfolios is NerdWallet's 2023 winner for Best Robo Advisor IRA Investing 2023.

    The award for Schwab Intelligent Portfolios, one of NerdWallet’s 2023 winners for Best Robo Advisors, is based on a review done in October 2022. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by NerdWallet. Click here for more information.

  • NerdWallet

    2023 Best Bank or Credit Union with ATM Access

    Schwab Bank ATM is NerdWallet's 2023 winner for Best Bank or Credit Union with ATM Access 2023.

    The award for Schwab Schwab Bank ATM, one of NerdWallet’s 2023 winners for Best Bank or Credit Union with ATM Access, is based on a review done in October 2022. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by NerdWallet. Click here for more information.

     

  • Investopedia Broker Awards 2022-Customer Service
    Investopedia

    2022 Best Broker for Customer Service

     

    This Investopedia award was given on Sept. 27, 2022 and is for 2022-2023 timeframe. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by Investopedia. [[Click here for more information.]]

  • JD Power award for 2022 Highest in Digital Satisfaction with Retirement Plan Participant Providers
    J.D. Power

    2022 Highest in Digital Satisfaction with Retirement Plan Participant Providers

    Awarded by J.D. Power for the second year in a row.

    Charles Schwab received the highest score in the J.D. Power 2021- 2022 U.S. Retirement Plan Digital Satisfaction Studies (tied in 2022), which measures group retirement plan participant satisfaction with plan provider digital experiences. Visit jdpower.com/awards for more details. The J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Retirement Plan Digital Satisfaction Study is independently conducted, and the participating firms do not pay to participate. Use of study results in promotional materials is subject to a license fee.

  • J.D.Power award four trophies
    J.D. Power

    2022 Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Direct Retail Banking

    Awarded by J.D. Power for the fourth year in a row, tied in 2022.

    This J.D. Power award was given on May 12, 2022 and is for 2022-2023 timeframe. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by J.D. Power. [[Click here for more information.]] Schwab paid a licensing fee to J.D. Power for use of the award and logos.

  • Newsweek 2022 Best Customer Service award badge
    Newsweek

    2022 Best Customer Service


    This Newsweek award was given on September 22, 2021 and is for 2021-2022 timeframe. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by Newsweek. [[Click here for more information.]]  

  • PLANSPONSOR award
    PLANSPONSOR

    2022 Best in Class

    Schwab received most Best in Class awards for plans over $1B in assets for the second year in a row, and the most of any qualifying plan provider rated in the 2022 PLANSPONSOR® Defined Contribution (DC) Survey, for the sixth year in a row.

    PLANSPONSOR award was given on March 21, 2023, and expires in 2024. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by PLANSPONSOR. See https://www.plansponsor.com/research/2022-best-class-dc-providers/?pagesec=5#Methodology for more information. Schwab paid a licensing fee to PLANSPONSOR for use of the awards and logos.

Community-Focused Awards

Giving back to the communities where we live and work is an important part of who we are as a company and as individuals


Community-Focused Awards

Points of Light

America’s 50 Most Community-Minded Companies

Schwab has been recognized since 2017 by Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, which selects honorees based on four dimensions of their corporate citizenship and social impact programs: investment of resources, integration across business functions, institutionalization through policies and systems, and impact measurement.

National Workplace Awards

A supportive culture and workplace where everyone is welcome, and has an opportunity to achieve their full potential, is a great point of pride for us.


National Workplace Awards

  • Forbes

    2023 America’s Best Large Employers Recognition

  • DISABILITY:IN

    2023 DEI Award

    Schwab scored 100 on the 2023 Disability Equality Index.

  • Pensions & Investments Best Places to Work in Money Management 2022 award
    Pensions & Investments

    2022 Best Places to Work in Money Management

    Schwab Asset Management has been recognized since 2022.

  • Forbes

    2022 The Best Employers for New Grads

Regional Workplace Awards

Our commitment to do right by our employees and give them a welcoming workplace where everyone can thrive has always been our mission. Being recognized for it by the communities where we operate is icing on the cake.


Regional Workplace Awards

  • Top Workplaces

    Top Place to Work Recognition

    Schwab ranks as a top place to work in many of the places we call home:

    Arizona (2023)
    Austin, TX (2013-2022)
    California Bay Area (2013-2023)
    Central Florida (2019-2022)
    Central Indiana (2013-2023)
    Charlotte, NC (2016-2022)
    Chicago, IL (2013-2022)
    Colorado (2013-2023)
    Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (2017-2022)
    New Jersey (2023)
    Northeast Ohio (2013-2018, 2020-2023)
    San Diego County, CA (2022)
    St. Louis, MO (2022-2023)

     

  • Texas Association of Business

    2022 Best Companies to Work for in Texas

    Schwab has been recognized since 2017.

  • BestCompaniesAZ

    2022 Top Companies to Work for in Arizona

    Schwab has been recognized since 2013.

  • BestCompaniesAZ

    2022 100 Best Arizona Companies

    Schwab ranks as one of the Top Companies in Arizona.

  • Arizona's 2022 Most Admired Companies logo
    BestCompaniesAZ and AZ Business Magazine

    2022 Arizona’s Most Admired Companies

    Schwab has been recognized since 2014.

Military Workplace Awards

We’re honored to be recognized by military organizations for our support of veterans and their families, and thank all former and active service members and their families for their sacrifice.


Military Workplace Awards

  • U.S. Veterans Magazine "Best of the Best" award
    U.S. Veterans Magazine

    2022 Best of the Best Recognition

    Schwab has been recognized since 2012.

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Charles Schwab received the highest score in the J.D. Power 2023 U.S. Full-Service Investor Satisfaction Study, which measures investor satisfaction with full-service investment firms. Visit jdpower.com/awards for more details. The J.D. Power 2023 U.S. Full-Service Investor Satisfaction Study is independently conducted, and the participating firms do not pay to participate. Use of study results in promotional materials is subject to a license fee.

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Third-party accolade award was given on January 30, 2023 and is for a 15-month timeframe.

The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by Investor’s Business Daily. https://www.investors.com/ibd-videos/videos/best-online-brokers-2023 Schwab paid a licensing fee to York Graphic Services, LLC. for use of the award and logos.

Logo ©2017-2023 and TM, Nerd Wallet, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Charles Schwab received the highest score in the J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Retirement Plan Digital Satisfaction Studies , which measures group retirement plan participant satisfaction with plan provider digital experiences. This J.D. Power award was given on Sept. 15, 2022 and is for 2022-2023 timeframe. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by J.D. Power. [Click here for more information.] Schwab paid a licensing fee to J.D. Power for use of the award and logos.

Charles Schwab Bank received the highest score in the customer satisfaction segment of the J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Direct Retail Banking Satisfaction Study. This J.D. Power award was given on May 12, 2022 and is for 2022-2023 timeframe. The criteria, evaluation, and ranking were determined by J.D. Power. [[Click here for more information.]] Schwab paid a licensing fee to J.D. Power for use of the award and logos.

55 in the PLANSPONSOR(R) 2022 Defined Contribution (DC) Survey, 48 in the PLANSPONSOR® 2021 Defined Contribution (DC) Survey, 102 in the PLANSPONSOR® 2020 Defined Contribution (DC) Survey, 88 in the PLANSPONSOR® 2019 Defined Contribution (DC) Survey, 74 in the PLANSPONSOR® 2018 Defined Contribution (DC) Survey, and 62 in the PLANSPONSOR® 2017 Defined Contribution (DC) Survey.  A total of 15 providers qualified for inclusion in the 2022 results and providers were rated by sponsors in four areas of service.. A total of 15 providers qualified for inclusion in the 2021 results, down from 17 providers listed in 2020 and 23 providers listed in 2017, 2018, and 2019. More information regarding survey results can be found at: https://www.plansponsor.com/research/2022-best-class-dc-providers/?pagesec=5#Methodology