Branch Manager

What Does A Branch Manager Do?

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.

How Do I Become A Branch Manager?

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

What is the Average Salary For A Branch Manager?

High – 76,000
Median – 56,000
Low – 39,000

What Courses Should I Take To Become A Branch Manager?

  • Take as many college-prep courses as possible!
  • Math – As much as possible!
  • English – As much as possible!
  • Business
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Psychology
  • Communication

What Is The Work Environment For A Branch Manager?

A controller can oversee the finances of any type of organization. Michelle, the controller featured in the video, works for a large resort condominium.

What Is The Future Outlook For A Branch Manager?

The job outlook for accountants (in general) looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.


  • Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
  • Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada
  • Payscale

What Degrees Should I Consider If I Want To Be A Branch Manager?