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Optum Benefits

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  • Health Insurance  (15 comments)

    “"best" insurance still has $1500 deductible, copay, and at best (before catastrophic cases), only pays 80%. It's not unlikely that any...”

  • 401K Plan  (14 comments)

    “They have a good matching program. The only frustrations are that you cannot change your allotment throughout the year, and you cannot make any...”

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off  (10 comments)

    “Paid time off has a limit on amount that can be carried over”

  • Oct 08, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Rotational Specialist in Reno, Nevada

    PTO is good and accumulates quickly. You also have the option of purchasing additional PTO. There is great maternity leave too.

  • Oct 10, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Senior Software Engineer in Franklin, Tennessee

    Very Good - PTO, Parental leave, stocks Above Average - 401k, WFH, mental health svcs Below Average - Health Insurance, no retirement Free snacks/lunch is occasionally offered, but are usually half-assed

  • Sep 14, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Sr. Software Engineer in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

    Best Health Plan and Flexible work hours

  • Sep 18, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Director in Denver, Colorado

    Expensive especially given the relationship with United

  • Sep 05, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Six Sigma Black Belt in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

    For a health insurance company, the rates are high. There are multiple additional benefits that are really good.

  • Sep 25, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Washington, District of Columbia

    No stock options, Annual raise is not adequate

  • Aug 19, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Pharmacist in Miramar, Florida

    Company has a matching program for 401K, Employee Stock Benefits, and good PTO compensation.

  • Aug 16, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current CSO in New York, New York State

    Great benefits which include 401k, ESPP, medical insurance (incentives in reducing deductibles), awards for work. Etc.

  • Aug 21, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Greensboro, North Carolina

    Paid time off is good once you have tenure with the company. 401 and ESPP is solid. Healthcare benefits are mediocre as deductibles and quite high as well as the cost.

  • Aug 19, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Chicago, Illinois

    United Healthcare insurance is terrible

Benefits Summary

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Perks & Discounts

  • CheckmarkEmployee Discount (33)
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Gym Membership
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Pet Friendly Workplace
  • Mobile Phone Discount
  • Company Car
  • CheckmarkCompany Social Events (12)
  • Travel Concierge
  • Legal Assistance

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