Career Details

Branch Manager (Bank)


Career Overview

The branch manager of a bank manages every aspect of banking including staffing, generating business in the community, and dealing with customers at the bank.


A four-year bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, marketing, or a related field is required to obtain this position.

Salary Expectations

Low End:
High End:
$39,000 /yr
$56,000 /yr
$76,000 /yr

Recommended Courses

  • Psychology
  • Math - as much as possible!
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Communication
  • Take as many college-prep courses as possible!
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Future Outlook

The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.

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Work Environment

A branch manager of a bank works in one banking location within a larger banking organization. They manage one bank! :)


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada

PayScale, Inc.