Compare Cigna vs UnitedHealth Group BETA

See how working at Cigna vs. UnitedHealth Group 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. UnitedHealth Group. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cigna

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UnitedHealth Group

Employee Ratings

  • Cigna 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 2723 reviews)
Cigna employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 11383 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Cigna employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Cigna employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Cigna employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Cigna employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cigna Ceo David Cordani
91%
91%David Cordani
Cigna employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
UnitedHealth Group Ceo Dave Wichmann
78%
78%Dave Wichmann
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Cigna employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Cigna employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than UnitedHealth Group employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

UnitedHealth Group has 7,656 more total submitted salaries than Cigna.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Advocate163 Salaries
$37,583/yr
Claims Manager156 Salaries
$48,589/yr
Registered Nurse Case Manager95 Salaries
$74,668/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative421 Salaries
$16/hr
Claims Representative159 Salaries
$16/hr
RN Case Manager209 Salaries
$79,160/yr

What Employees Say

  • UnitedHealth Group had 970 more reviews than Cigna that mentioned "Work from home" as a Pro.
  • UnitedHealth Group had 666 more reviews than Cigna that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • UnitedHealth Group had 294 more reviews than Cigna that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • UnitedHealth Group had 286 more reviews than Cigna that mentioned "Health insurance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work from home"(in 355 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 251 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1325 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 917 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 84 reviews)
"Health insurance"(in 74 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 378 reviews)
"Health insurance"(in 360 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company!"Dec 30, 2020

Current Employee - Automation Engineer

I have been working at Cigna full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good work life balance and company culture!

Cons

None that comes to mind.

"Very rewarding"Aug 11, 2020

Current Employee - Analyst

I have been working at UnitedHealth Group full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Many opportunities, telecommuting and fair salary

Cons

Not much training. A lot of self teaching and research

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