Average Salary for OptumHealth, Inc. Employees

The average employee at OptumHealth, Inc. takes home $73K per year. Though your experience level and your role at the company are influential salary factors for those at OptumHealth, Inc., your city turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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OptumHealth, Inc. Median Salary by Job


Senior Business Analyst
8 profiles

Nurse Practitioner (NP)
7 profiles

Software Developer
7 profiles

Senior Systems Analyst
6 profiles

Data Analyst
6 profiles

Healthcare Consultant
6 profiles

Nurse Case Manager
6 profiles

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  • Updated: 16 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 339
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $91K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Boston, Mass. ($90K), Hartford, Conn. (approximately $87K), and Minneapolis, Minn. ($85K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Orlando, Fla.; in fact, at around $56K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Across OptumHealth, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Connecticut earn the most, taking home $89K per year.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $81K annually. Overall, the greater share of OptumHealth, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $70K per year.


Senior Systems Analysts rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $89K annually; Healthcare Consultants come in second with average earnings amounting to $86K, while Data Analysts and Senior Business Analysts rank near the top as well (about $80K and $76K, respectively). On the lower end are Software Developers at $69K on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $114K per year for American Academy of Nurse Practitioners; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to $113K annually for accredited Project Management Certificate Holders. OptumHealth, Inc. compensates Master of Computer Science (MCS)-holders the most at about $110K per year.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $84K annually. Data Analysis is a popular skill among OptumHealth, Inc. workers, with approximately one-sixth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Three more common skills are SQL, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

Most employees report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of survey participants, and most survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at OptumHealth, Inc. are a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a casual working environment, and optional telecommute / work from home.

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Key Stats for OptumHealth, Inc.


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based on 91 votes.
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