Questions and Answers about Northwestern Mutual

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Are there any positions that offer a base rate rather than being commission only?


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Yes, Associate Financial Representative positions do.

Answered - Financial Representative (Current Employee) - Chicago, IL

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Receptionist or administrators

Answered - Financial Representative Internship (Former Employee) - Providence, RI

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Not at this time.

Answered - Administrative Assistant III (Former Employee) - Milwaukee, WI

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Associate Financial Representative and staff positions

Answered - Associate Financial Representative (Former Employee) - Orlando, FL

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Yes there are those positions, where you are working for a rep

Answered - Financial Advisor (Current Employee) - Minneapolis, MN

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There are administrative and support staff that are salaried positions. Agents are primarily commission based with incentives.

Answered - Executive Assistant/Office Manager (Former Employee) - New York, NY

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Some of the management roles or associate roles are base, anything client-facing is commission based

Answered - College Financial Representative (Former Employee) - Denver, CO

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Yes, they offer positions not related to sales. You may find positions in the HR department

Answered - Financial Representative (Former Employee) - Chandler, AZ

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Yes, in the home office.

Answered - Project Manager - Enterprise Projects & Support (Former Employee) - Milwaukee, WI

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Internship paid me a stipend to offset cost of commute and basic expenses. All full time agents received a similar stipend to start out but quickly had to transition to commission only.

Answered - Financial Adviser Intern (Former Employee) - Grand Blanc, MI

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