Cigna
3.2 of 5 492 reviews
www.cigna.com Bloomfield, CT 5000+ Employees

Cigna Reviews

Updated Jul 9, 2014
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3.2 492 reviews

                             

82% Approve of the CEO

Cigna President and CEO David Cordani

David Cordani

(249 ratings)

59% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "Good training for employees work life balance is embraced by management"
    in 50 reviews
  • "You can work from home if you choose to and it works to your advantage"
    in 38 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work life balance is touted as important but not always a true priority"
    in 15 reviews
  • "terrible health benefits everything related to metrics plus a lot of cronyism"
    in 15 reviews
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    Great opportunity and people!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsChallenging and exciting work. Great co workers.

    ConsNo cons as I enjoyed the experience.

    Advice to Senior ManagementN/A

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A great place to work

    Account Manager (Current Employee)
    Charlotte, NC

    ProsGreat internal training program when I was hired right out of college. Cigna allowed me to pursue varying career paths within multiple different business units so that I could gain a broader understanding of how our company operates. This freedom has allowed me to be a more confident employee and better serve my customers.

    ConsWorking for such a large company with several different business units (medical, dental, pharmacy, international, life/disability) can prove cumbersome at times. When looking to bring change or respond to immediate client needs there can be a bit of red tape you need to work through in order to enact any change.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone at this time

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    great place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Proshas good work life balance

    Consit is good company at the start of the career

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A large company with a small company feel

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Pros-- Good work/life balance
    -- Opportunities for advancement
    -- Commitment to diversity, LGBTQ issues and market innovation.

    Cons-- Salaries are often below market. The formula they use to calculate raises is high math.
    -- Difficult to get recognize in a competitive environment.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHonestly, in my 20+ years of work life, I've never met a better group of managers than the ones I've enjoyed at Cigna. They are competent, hard-working and always available. I definitely feel there is an open-door policy with all levels of management.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Senior Claims Analyst (Former Employee)
    Phoenix, AZ

    ProsGood people, good leadership. Plenty of support in career development and advancement. Options to work remotely.

    ConsPTO and sick pay come from the same bucket and gets used up quickly if anything catastrophic happens.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBetter communication with employees regarding what goals are expected of them.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Extremely stressful and management can be clueless

    Applications Developer (Former Employee)
    Chattanooga, TN

    ProsDecent salary, just beats unemployment

    ConsDealing with last minute meetings, constant change in direction, office politics, clueless domain expertise in management

    Advice to Senior ManagementIf you must micromanage your people, at least choose the important issues to micromanage.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company but not much room for advancement.

    Client Account Support Associate (Current Employee)
    Austin, TX

    ProsI could always get time off when needed. Great peers.

    ConsPersonal growth was limited and pay seemed minimal when compared to other companies.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Disappointing

    Claims Specialist (Current Employee)
    Phoenix, AZ

    ProsLarge Corporation. Diverse. Works hard at work/life balance

    ConsLack of direction. Largely inefficient

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good benefits and long term incentives

    Senior Architect Specialist (Current Employee)
    Bloomfield, CT

    ProsWork Life balance.
    Work from home option (depends on department).

    ConsIf you do good work, you own a lot.
    Communication gap between higher management and staff.

    Advice to Senior ManagementEach department seems like working and controlled in their own way be respective heads. Absence of enterprise level consistent practices.
    Also there is not enough accountability of budget being allocated to large projects, lots of rework for the same business goals just with new name but same results every time.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsWork environment, work at home option.

    ConsBe prepared to work, expectations are very, very high.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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