IT Team Leaders are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $85K annually; Senior Business Analysts, Fraud Investigators, and Nurse Case Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $79K, about $59K, and approximately $58K, respectively. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Operations Support Specialists ($31K on average).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($79K per year) can be spotted in Chapel Hill, N.C.; Raleigh, N.C. (approximately $74K), Durham, N.C. ($73K), and Winston-Salem, N.C. (about $40K) are the next top-paying cities. Fayetteville, N.C. is near the bottom for pay at $35K.
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $50K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) employees (33 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn $73K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $103K annually for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to around $79K per year for accredited Certified Six Sigma Green Belts. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning about $72K on average.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Business Analysis among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $89K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; slightly less than a fourth consider it a key competency. Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Customer Service round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of respondents allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) provides health insurance to most survey participants, and most employees do receive dental coverage. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC) also dishes out privileges such as gym membership, life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and optional telecommute / work from home.