Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 32

WellPoint Inc.

Indianapolis, Ind. [North Central]
http://www.wellpoint.com
http://www.careersatwellpoint.com

Why you want to work there

The healthcare industry is changing rapidly, and IT staffers at this Indianapolis-based health benefits provider are rising to the challenge with advanced projects that include providing IBM Watson technology to healthcare providers. WellPoint offers an array of health and wellness benefits, including on-site fitness centers, wellness initiatives and healthy selections at on-site cafeterias.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 19

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 37,700

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 2,511

IT employee turnover in 2011: 8%

IT promotions in 2011: 7%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $1,195

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 40%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 30%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 41%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 28%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 20%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 28%