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Farmers Insurance Group Reviews

Updated March 29, 2017
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  • Management positions do not offer a work-life balance (in 56 reviews)

  • Upper Management has unrealistic expectations of the work load and out of touch with how WC differs from other lines of business such as auto (in 56 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Farmers IT"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Director in Woodland Hills, CA
    Current Employee - IT Director in Woodland Hills, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great company with great people. There is a clear line of sight to the customers as well as to executive leadership. The company is focused on Customer Experience as well as Employee Engagement. What more can you ask for?

    Cons

    Like many companies there is a "Global" entity that prevents you from doing certain things.

    Advice to Management

    IT is doing well. Keep doing what you're doing.


  2. "Claims Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Claims Manager in Hartford, CT
    Current Employee - Claims Manager in Hartford, CT
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Compensation and benefits are great! People care about eachother in the work environment. Good flexibility.

    Cons

    Communication from senior leadership could improve.


  3. "Territory Director"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Territory Director in Bloomington, MN
    Current Employee - Territory Director in Bloomington, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Endless vertical opportunities for focused and hard-working individuals

    Cons

    Same as any big corporation, many levels of redundancy, typical politics


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  5. "Insurance Agent"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time

    Pros

    Autonomy. Unlimited opportunity. Networking. Fast paced.

    Cons

    Autonomy. Creating your own schedule balancing work life. Commission only. Not the best structure.

    Advice to Management

    Autonomy


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    "Ethically Sound and Dependable Employer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time

    Pros

    A company that genuinely strives to do right by its customers. Excellent training.

    Cons

    The company is risk adverse which leads to missed opportunities.


  7. "Good if you know how to grow"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time

    Pros

    Established and known in the market

    Cons

    Such a huge company that you feel that you are a small fish in a big pond and lost


  8. "Telemarketing Intern"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group as an intern

    Pros

    Fun workplace with a competitive feel.

    Cons

    They only need you three hours for three days.


  9. "Decent"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Insurance Producer
    Current Employee - Insurance Producer
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Local agent, small town experience

    Cons

    commission hard to track, old old old systems used for quoting and daily operations

    Advice to Management

    Please update the systems, you could learn a thing or two from state farm.


  10. "Exec Assistant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Woodland Hills, CA
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Woodland Hills, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great Benefits, Generous PTO, Low Turnover

    Cons

    No onsite food options at Woodland Hills Office


  11. "Office Assistant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Farmers Insurance Group part-time

    Pros

    Great way for high school or collegians to get a glimpse of insurance industry

    Cons

    It can be hard to grasp or understand at first



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