Average Salary for OptumHealth, Inc. Employees

The average employee at OptumHealth, Inc. takes home $72K annually. What you do at the company influences pay for OptumHealth, Inc. workers the most, followed by where you live and how long you've been working. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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The highest paychecks go to IT Senior Project Managers, who earn an average approximately $103K per year, closely trailed by Information Technology Project Managers ($90K), Senior Data Analysts (around $75K), and Nurse Case Managers ($73K). Among the lower-paid positions at OptumHealth, Inc. are Customer Service Supervisors — the median salary for this role approaches about $44K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($100K annually) can be spotted in Hartford, Conn.; Minneapolis, Minn. ($87K), Dallas, Texas ($85K), and Rocky Hill, Conn. (around $81K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Orlando, Fla. — at about $59K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, OptumHealth, Inc. employees make the most in Connecticut, earning $98K per year on average.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $81K annually. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $64K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $88K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Adult Nurse Practitioners receive bigger paychecks (around $114K per year) than those without credentials. Acquiring certification to be a Advanced Practice Registered Nurse-Board Certified is rewarded with median pay of approximately $105K annually. OptumHealth, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Health Services Administration — these employees rake in $123K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Business Analysis in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $80K annually. Project Management is a popular skill among OptumHealth, Inc. workers, with slightly less than one-fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Office, Data Analysis, and Operations Management.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). At OptumHealth, Inc., most survey participants have health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a stock purchase plan, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and optional telecommute / work from home.

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