Average Salary for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) Employees

The typical salary at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) is $59K annually. How long you've been working is the biggest factor affecting pay for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) workers, followed by your city. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST)
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Applications Systems Analyst (2)
$62,460 - $109,615  
[-]Applications Systems Analyst (2)
Salary$60,320 - $101,087  
Bonus$1,076 - $11,830  
Total Pay$62,460 - $109,615  
[+]Operations Supervisor (2)
$42,645 - $90,112  
[+]Operations Supervisor (2)
Salary$43,868 - $80,776  
Bonus$705 - $8,740  
Total Pay$42,645 - $90,112  
[+].NET Software Developer / Programmer (2)
$36,891 - $73,544  
[+].NET Software Developer / Programmer (2)
Salary$39,412 - $70,984  
Total Pay$36,891 - $73,544  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 43
United States (change)

About This Company

Chattanooga, Tennessee 

Health Insurance

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Tennessee, Bluecross Blueshield of Tennessee, Bluecross Blueshield of Tn

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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make $59K. The largest slice of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) workforce (36 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns around $57K per year.


The highest paychecks go to .NET Software Developers, who earn $55K.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Registered Nurses, who make $57K. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) make the most here, hauling in about $72K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Customer Relationship Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $108K. A relatively widespread skill at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) is Project Management; close to one-fifth of employees use it for work. Many workers are also familiar with SQL, Microsoft Excel, and C#.

Benefits and Perks

One-half of workers have paid vacation, and only about a quarter of workers can take paid time off for illness. Nearly all workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST), most workers have health insurance, and a fair portion of workers have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, gym membership, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST)


64 %
36 %
$44,040 - $73,873
$45,302 - $64,757
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

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