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State Farm Intern Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Feb 28, 2014
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Interview Details – An agent visited my university seeking interns. Interviews were held on campus. Very informal in my case.

Interview Question – If money didnt exist what would I value most   Answer Question

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Interview Details – Email, HR round, Technical round

Interview Question – Technical questions   View Answer

Negotiation Details – I just accepted offer.

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I applied through other source and interviewed at State Farm.

Interview Details – Received an interview by cold emailing. Process was very laid back. I simply visited the office and spoke to a few employees for about an hour. Mostly behaviorial questions and asked about my resume.

Interview Question – How would you respond in a situation in which a client was visibly and audibly upset?   Answer Question

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I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at State Farm.

Interview Details – Met the recruiter at the career fair. Applied online and got an e-mail invitation for an on-site interview.

Interview Question – A lot of questions about previous projects   Answer Question

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Lincoln, NE

I applied through college or university and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at State Farm.

Interview Details – I was called after applying through my University's career services. Had an initial interview that had 2 personality type tests taken on the computer on location followed by a meeting with an HR representative. Very basic interview, mostly about past work history and behavioral questions (tell me about a time when...). The second interview was with three people, more of the same questions but it was more focused on customer service and communication.

Interview Question – Tell me about a time when you had to go out of your way to help a customer.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation

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Bloomington, IL

I applied online and the process took 7 weeks - interviewed at State Farm in January 2012.

Interview Details – Applied for the position and received email that I had a phone interview. I did one phone interview with 3 people on the other end. The questions started with a run down of my resume and what classes I had taken. Then they asked simple behavioral questions to see how I would be working in a team.

Interview Question – Most unexpected question was a simple economics question. I was asked what does elasticity mean.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – I had no reason to negotiation and was more than happy with the hourly wage.

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Rohnert Park, CA

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at State Farm in February 2010.

Interview Details – It was fairly simple. You go in to take a basic skills test that tells them you're qualified for the job and then you make an appointment for a one-on-one interview.

Interview Question – Describe a time you failed at something.   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – It didn't work out time wise.

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Anonymous Employee
Bloomington, IL

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at State Farm in September 2011.

Interview Details – Pretty informal, a few questions in regards how I would go about doing things. Specially in hard situations. I was hired through a internship fair, so my hiring process was pretty unusual.

Interview Question – What is the difference between a Java class and a Java object?   Answer Question

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Orange, CA

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at State Farm in March 2011.

Interview Details – It was a very positive experience. Nice recruiter

Interview Question – Tell me about a time you helped someone when you weren't supposed to   Answer Question

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Culver City, CA

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at State Farm in April 2011.

Interview Details – Applied online. A few weeks later received an email for an assessment test. Pretty straightforward as far as assessment tests go. Then had a 30 minute phone interview, but 15 of those minutes were discussing the job position. Interviewer was fairly casual and very friendly.

Interview Question – Why State Farm?   View Answer

Negotiation Details – No negotiation occured.

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