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Average Salary for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) Employees

Columbia, South Carolina-based Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) hires for positions ranging from System Support Technician to Information Technology Project Manager in the health insurance industry. The typical salary at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) is $46K per year. Though your experience level and your city are influential salary factors for those at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC), what you do at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) typically pays:
-13%
below market
Similar employers pay:
-1%
below market
Similar companies include:
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Employer: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC)
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$0$50K$100K$150K
[-]Claims Processor (5)
$18,551 - $34,377  
   
[-]Claims Processor (5)
Total Pay$18,551 - $34,377  
   
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (5)
$19,754 - $39,746  
   
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (5)
Bonus$228.69 - $4,175  
   
Total Pay$19,754 - $39,746  
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (3)
$54,118 - $132,392  
   
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (3)
Salary$55,417 - $109,025  
   
Total Pay$54,118 - $132,392  
[+]Auditor (2)
$17,467 - $43,207  
   
[+]Auditor (2)
Salary$22,398 - $43,131  
   
Total Pay$17,467 - $43,207  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) Details

Columbia, South Carolina

Health Insurance

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Jobs

The highest paychecks go to Information Technology Managers, who earn $104K, closely trailed by Information Technology Project Managers ($77K), System Support Technicians ($52K), and Senior Underwriters (about $45K). At approximately $32K, Auditors are among the lowest paid at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC).

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically around $49K. In a nutshell, the largest fraction of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) people (30 percent) have been in their field for five to nine years and earn approximately $48K annually.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $61K per year) can be spotted in Nashville; the company's headquarter city of Columbia ($52K), Greenville ($51K), and Surfside Beach ($47K) are the next top-paying cities. At around $41K, Charleston is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Within the firm, employees working in Tennessee take home the most — approximately $61K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Health Insurance Agents earn about $87K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt certification garners significant financial rewards of around $68K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration the most — $79K.

Skills

The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be SQL; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $60K. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Office; one-seventh deem it necessary for work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, and Case Management.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only two in five workers receiving paid vacation and one in seven workers receiving paid sick days. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) provides health insurance to the greater part of workers, and more than half of workers do receive dental coverage. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a casual working environment, and gym membership.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC) Job Listings

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Key Stats

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Salary
$34,254 - $58,764
Salary
$35,562 - $92,000
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

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