UnitedHealth Group
2.8 of 5 1,786 reviews
www.unitedhealthgroup.com Minnetonka, MN 5000+ Employees

UnitedHealth Group Reviews

Updated Jul 10, 2014
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2.8 1,786 reviews

                             

62% Approve of the CEO

UnitedHealth Group President, CEO, and Director Steve Hemsley

Steve Hemsley

(717 ratings)

46% of employees recommend this company to a friend
1,786 Employee Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "They allow some employees to work from home which is a nice benefit for some"
    in 215 reviews
  • "This company does strive for work/life balance with it's employees"
    in 107 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work/life balance can be hard as people are increasingly asked to do more with less"
    in 72 reviews
  • "This company also does not offer their employees good health insurance"
    in 74 reviews
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    Comfortable

    Team Lead - Engineering (Former Employee)
    Minnetonka, MN

    ProsNo overtime. Good people to work with. Many locations. Nice lunch rooms. Low stress. No turnover.

    ConsBelow average pay. A little boring at times. Average bonuses.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGood management but don't have too many of yourself.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    The place to be for telecommuting

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsTelecommute options are the best part.

    ConsPay is very low compared to what others are offering.

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    Good company, good benefits

    Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsGood benefits. Match on 401K. Good PTO policy. Competitive compensation.

    ConsLittle opportunity in finance.

    Advice to Senior ManagementFew opportunities in finance can result in lower retention.

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

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    Account Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsCo workers, hours vacation, cheap benefits

    ConsLayoffs, all ekse is good

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen to the grunts

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Coworkers made job bearable

    Claims Processor (Former Employee)
    Greensboro, NC

    ProsThe best reason to work here was work/life balance.

    ConsMicromanaging environment with supervisors and managers

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

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    Fast Pace

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsThe work is dependable and there is plenty of opportunity to learn new skills and tasks.

    ConsStuck in between two organizations during integration.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    I enjoyed working with the members of United health group.

    Social Services Specialist (Current Employee)
    Baltimore, MD

    ProsI like the working from home.

    ConsJob Security is an issue.

    Advice to Senior ManagementCommunicate with employees about changes in the company that could effect jobs.

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

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    Excellent experience from the culture, management, and to the ability to telecommute full-time.

    Associate Director (Current Employee)
    Dallas, TX

    ProsThe opportunity to telecommute full-time. Compensation package is solid.

    ConsIt's a large enterprise and consequently, change takes time. There's a lot of change, not always good and not always the fault of UHC, but it's constant and often inexplicable and ambiguous.

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

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    Great company to work for.

    Senior Network Account Manager (Current Employee)
    Cleveland, OH

    ProsManagement team very open to new ideas and very responsive.

    ConsCompany is so large that it can be difficult to implement new initiatives without operations problems. Difficult to quickly resolve issues because of this.

    Advice to Senior ManagementN/a

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    Great Company to Work For!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsExcellent job training, supervisor and lead support and many opportunities for career advancement.

    ConsMust work well with little to no supervision.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to offer training and opportunities for advancement to your employees. Continuing to reward staff who are proven performers is key.

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