Average Salary for OptumHealth, Inc. Employees

Compensation for OptumHealth, Inc. employees is around $72K annually on average. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at OptumHealth, Inc., but where you live and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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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.

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