Nurse Practitioners earn the highest median pay at $114K per year, followed by IT Senior Project Managers (approximately $100K), Information Technology Project Managers ($95K), and Senior Systems Analysts (around $90K). With salaries averaging about $44K, Customer Service Supervisors are among the lowest paid at OptumHealth, Inc.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($101K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Hartford, Conn. (around $100K), Minneapolis, Minn. (about $89K), and Boston, Mass. (approximately $89K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Orlando, Fla.; in fact, at $58K it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Connecticut, where the average salary is $98K per year.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $82K annually. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $68K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of around $88K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks (about $113K per year) than those without credentials. Earning an American Academy of Nurse Practitioners certification garners significant financial rewards of $111K annually on average. OptumHealth, Inc. workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Health Services Administration are also well compensated, earning $123K on average.
When it comes to skills, People Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $93K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Project Management; nearly one-sixth deem it necessary for work. Three more common skills are Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Business Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and a large number of workers use it to save for retirement. OptumHealth, Inc. provides health insurance to a large number of survey participants, and most workers do receive dental coverage. OptumHealth, Inc. folks also make good use of a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a casual working environment, and optional telecommute / work from home.