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About Optum

  • Founded in

    1977 (47 yrs old)

  • Ownership

  • India Employee count

    10k-50k

  • Global Employee count

    1 Lakh+

  • Headquarters

    Prairie, USA, United States (USA)

  • Office Locations

    Prairie, USA, United States (USA)

  • CEO

    Sir Andrew Witty

  • Founders

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Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data, and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together

Being a part of Optum means working to improve health outcomes for everyone, including yourself. Here is how:

Caring. Your total health and well-being are important to us. Whatever matters most to you — we have resources to help you be your best at work and at home. The benefits range from free Peloton courses to financial counseling. Learn more about what we offer. 

Connecting. We recognize our collective power to make an impact across our communities because we believe the health of any society is measured by the overall health of its people. Learn more about our culture. 

Growing together. Optum is full of inspiring career stories, and we offer a lifetime of opportunities. Discover all the ways you can learn, grow and develop. 

UnitedHealthcare and Optum make up UnitedHealth Group as two distinct but complementary businesses, working to build a better health system for all.
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Optum Ratings

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Overall Rating

4.0

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1.7k

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990

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440

2

161

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239

Category Ratings

4.2

Job Security

4.0

Work-Life balance

4.0

Company culture

3.7

Skill development

3.7

Work Satisfaction

3.6

Salary & Benefits

3.3

Promotions/Appraisal

Optum Reviews

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Senior Software Engineer 2 in Bangalore / Bengaluru
Software Development
2.0

posted on 07 Jun 2024

Likes:
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Scrape for work. The teams are overstaffed, so politics is natura...
Claims Associate in Hyderabad / Secunderabad
Operations Support
1.0

posted on 19 May 2024

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I have work here on 6 months of contract and waiting for conversi...
Domain Expert in Hyderabad / Secunderabad
Operations
5.0

posted on 03 May 2024

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Dislikes:
No night shift allowances thats it rest everything is good
Medical Coder in Chennai
Medical coding
4.0

posted on 02 May 2024

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Incentive method and not showing proper package details it varyin...
Full Stack Software Developer in Hyderabad / Secunderabad
Software Development
3.0

posted on 30 Apr 2024

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For freshers it's good company to learn things based on projects...
Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore / Bengaluru
Software Development
4.0

posted on 30 Apr 2024

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Still using old base of payment, below average pay as per market...
Software Engineer in Noida
Software Development
3.0

posted on 26 Apr 2024

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Too much politics by leadership, no promotion, no good hike , no...
Freelance Writer in Bangalore / Bengaluru
Content Management (Print / Online / Electronic)
3.0

posted on 19 Apr 2024

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Office potivs Mlayalee and Tamil impact Poor growth to Non Tamili...
Installation Coordinator in New Delhi
Back Office
4.0

posted on 13 Apr 2024

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No shift allowance, low incentives, low salaries, Work Life balan...
Associate Manager in Hyderabad / Secunderabad
Software Development
4.0

posted on 10 Apr 2024

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Workspace is not good, food quality in cafeteria not good. Recent...

Optum Salaries

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3.6rated by 3.5k Optum employees for salary & benefits
Claims Associate Salary
(2.9k salaries)
3.2 Lakhs
₹1.5 L/yr - ₹4.5 L/yr
Software Engineer Salary
(2.1k salaries)
13.0 Lakhs
₹5.4 L/yr - ₹18.5 L/yr
19.3 Lakhs
₹9.0 L/yr - ₹31.4 L/yr
4.1 Lakhs
₹1.8 L/yr - ₹5.7 L/yr
Medical Coder Salary
(713 salaries)
3.7 Lakhs
₹1.1 L/yr - ₹6.9 L/yr

Optum Interview Questions

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Top 10 interview questions and answers

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Q1. Delete a Node from Linked List You have been given a linked list of integers. Your task is to write ...read more

asked in Software Developer interview

Q2. Can u explain about pharmacovigilance

asked in Quality Analyst interview

Q3. Difference between DM type 1 and DM type 2

asked in Medical Coder interview

Q4. Nth Element Of Modified Fibonacci Series You have been given two integers ‘X’ and ‘Y’ which are the ...read more

asked in Software Engineer interview

Q5. Shortest Distance Ninjaland is a country consisting of ‘N’ states and ‘M’ paths. There are two types...read more

asked in Associate Software Engineer interview

Q6. What is copay coins and out of pocket

asked in Claims Associate interview

Q7. what will be your approach if you have to develop a framework from scratch?

asked in Senior Automation Engineer interview

Q8. What is DIFFERENT types of laceration repair

asked in Junior Executive interview

Q9. SQL query to get 3 max salary by group

asked in Senior Engineer interview

Q10. Tell me the Physiology of circulatory system

asked in Trainee Medical Coder interview

People are getting interviews through

based on 229 Optum interviews
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Campus Placement
Company Website
Recruitment Consultant
23%
22%
17%
14%
8%
5%
11% candidates got the interview through other sources.
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Optum Jobs

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Optum Perks & Benefits

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Office cab/shuttle

348 total responses

Free meal

44 total responses

International/On-site exposure

31 total responses

Retirement benefits

1 total response

Joining bonus

1 total response

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Optum FAQs

When was Optum founded?
Optum was founded in 1977.
Who is the CEO of Optum?
Sir Andrew Witty is the current CEO of Optum.
How many employees are working in Optum in India?
Optum employs 10,001 to 50,000 employees in India.
Where is the global headquarters of Optum?
Global headquarters for Optum is located in Prairie, USA,United States (USA).
What is it like to work at Optum?
The overall rating of Optum is 4.0, with Job Security being rated at the top and given a rating of 4.2. However, Career growth is rated the lowest at 3.3. To know first hand how is it like to work at Optum read detailed reviews by job profile, department and location in the reviews section.
Rating scale: 5 (Excellent), 4 (Good), 3 (Average), 2 (Poor), 1 (Terrible)
How much is the salary at Optum?
Get detailed salary information for salaries of popular job profiles in Optum: Claims Associate: ₹ 3,20,000 per year, Software Engineer: ₹ 13,00,000 per year and many more. Click here to view detailed Optum Salaries.
How much is the salary for freshers at Optum?
The average salary at Optum for freshers varies from ₹ 2,00,000 per year for Data Entry Specialist to ₹ 17,30,000 per year for Associate Consultant. View Fresher Salaries at Optum here.

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