Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $51K annually. The largest slice of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) workforce (31 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, $68K per year.
Healthcare Research Analysts are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $81K annually; Nurse Case Managers, Corporate Trainers, and Registered Nurses also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $65K, $60K, and about $60K, respectively.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Chattanooga, Tenn. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $71K per year; other top-paying cities include Memphis, Tenn. (about $62K) and Nashville, Tenn. ($60K).
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($122K annually) than those without credentials. Registered Nurses with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at approximately $65K per year. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) compensates B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA)-holders the most at $98K annually.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $102K per year. Microsoft Office is regularly seen around here; slightly less than a fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Some other standard skills here are Data Analysis, Case Management, and Project Management.
Benefits and Perks
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) sponsors a 401(k) program, and a solid majority of survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of respondents, and most respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) also dishes out privileges such as gym membership, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.