Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $59K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) employees (31 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $51K annually on average.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Columbia, S.C. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $59K per year; other top-paying cities include Surfside Beach, S.C. (approximately $47K) and Charleston, S.C. (about $41K).
Contract Administrators rake in the most money, with average earnings of $56K annually; Applications Systems Programmers come in second with median earnings amounting to approximately $54K, and System Support Technicians rank near the top as well (around $52K).
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Green Belts have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $68K per year. Earning a CompTIA Security+ Expert certification garners significant financial rewards of about $60K annually on average. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) workers who hold an Associate's Degree are also well compensated, earning $61K on average.
Benefits and Perks
Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC), including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) provides health insurance to most workers, and the larger part of employees do receive dental coverage. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, gym membership, and optional telecommute / work from home.