Information Technology Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $104K per year; Contract Administrators, Applications Systems Programmers, and System Support Technicians also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $56K, $54K, and about $52K, respectively.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $53K annually on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (32 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $51K per year 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 $58K annually; other top-paying cities include Surfside Beach, S.C. ($47K) and Charleston, S.C. ($41K).
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $68K per year for Certified Six Sigma Green Belts, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Bigger paychecks are awarded to CompTIA Security+ Experts with credentials; these people earn $60K annually on average. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) compensates Associate's Degree-holders the most at about $61K per year.
Benefits and Perks
Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Most employees have health insurance, and benefits for the larger part of respondents also include dental insurance. Some other advantages of working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) are life insurance, gym membership, and optional telecommute / work from home.