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Average Salary for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) Employees

The average Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) employee earns $57K per year. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC), but your city and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) typically pays:
-2%
below market

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Employer: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC)
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
[-]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (9)
$22,307 - $43,935  
   
[-]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (9)
Bonus$425.79 - $7,511  
   
Total Pay$22,307 - $43,935  
[+]Operations Support Specialist (3)
$25,358 - $48,737  
   
[+]Operations Support Specialist (3)
Salary$26,195 - $49,296  
   
Bonus$621 - $30,708  
Total Pay$25,358 - $48,737  
[+]Fraud Investigator (3)
$42,011 - $82,219  
   
[+]Fraud Investigator (3)
Salary$41,321 - $76,093  
   
Bonus$1,144 - $10,174  
Total Pay$42,011 - $82,219  
[+]Appeals and Grievances Investigator (3)
$31,316 - $54,310  
   
[+]Appeals and Grievances Investigator (3)
Salary$29,954 - $50,966  
   
Total Pay$31,316 - $54,310  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) Details

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Jobs

IT Team Leaders rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $85K; Fraud Investigators come in second with typical earnings amounting to $60K, while Nurse Case Managers and Appeals and Grievances Investigators rank near the top as well (about $58K and $39K, respectively). Operations Support Specialists make approximately $32K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($81K annually) can be spotted in Chapel Hill; Raleigh (about $77K), Durham ($71K), and Winston-salem (approximately $45K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Fayetteville — at around $37K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $48K. The largest slice of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) workforce (32 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns $73K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $102K. Salaries typically rise to approximately $57K annually for accredited Basic Life Support Specialists. Regarding salaries and education, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $68K.

Skills

In this position, it pays to have Business Analysis in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $95K. Project Management is a popular skill in the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) workforce; nearly one in five of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Key skills also include Microsoft Office, Data Analysis, and Customer Service.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of workers save for retirement through Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC)'s 401(k) plan. Almost all employees have health insurance, and benefits for a strong majority of workers also include dental insurance. The list of perks also includes life insurance, gym membership, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and optional telecommute / work from home.

Key Stats

Female
65 %
Male
35 %
Salary
$32,647 - $76,327
Salary
$37,191 - $90,894
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
11%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

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