Nearing the top of the pay scale are IT Team Leaders, Senior Business Analysts, Fraud Investigators, and Appeals and Grievances Investigators; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $85K per year, the other salaries come in at around $79K, $59K, and $39K, respectively. Operations Support Specialists at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (approximately $31K on average) at the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($79K annually) can be spotted in Chapel Hill, N.C.; Raleigh, N.C. ($75K), Durham, N.C. (around $75K), and Winston-Salem, N.C. (approximately $39K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at about $35K) is Fayetteville, N.C.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $50K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (37 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $76K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $103K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Six Sigma Green Belts with credentials; these people earn approximately $79K annually on average. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in $70K per year.
Employees who count Business Analysis among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $89K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) is Project Management; around one in four of employees use it for work. Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Customer Service are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, a large number of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC), most survey participants have health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage. The list of perks also includes gym membership, a casual working environment, life insurance, optional telecommute / work from home, and tuition reimbursement.