Compare Cigna vs MetLife BETA

See how working at Cigna vs. MetLife compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Cigna vs. MetLife. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cigna

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MetLife

Employee Ratings

  • MetLife scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 4364 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5447 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cigna Ceo David Cordani
84%
84%David Cordani
CEO Approval
MetLife Ceo Michel Khalaf
88%
88%Michel Khalaf
MetLife employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Cigna employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
MetLife employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Cigna employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
MetLife employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Cigna employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, MetLife salaries averaged $4,406 higher than Cigna.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative238 Salaries
$19/hr
Director59 Salaries
$167,449/yr
Underwriter90 Salaries
$65,997/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative87 Salaries
$38,876/yr
Director205 Salaries
$158,250/yr
Financial Services Representative159 Salaries
$49,559/yr

What Employees Say

  • MetLife had 231 more reviews than Cigna that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • MetLife had 26 more reviews than Cigna that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work from home"(in 466 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 348 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 579 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 278 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 113 reviews)
"Health insurance"(in 88 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 139 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 88 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Jul 21, 2022

Former Employee - Compliance Advisor

I worked at Cigna full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Collegial environment Supportive leadership Resource rich

Cons

My overall experience was positive

Advice to Management

Set up more skip levels with non-direct reports. There’s a ton of talent and good ideas there.

Current Employee - Director

I have been working at MetLife full-time

Pros

healthy work, life balance, opportunities for growth and ability to move between groups

Cons

Salary level lower, difference between investments scale and corporate scale in compensation

Job Postings

MetLife has 2 more recently posted open jobs than Cigna.