Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $60K annually on average. The largest slice of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) workforce (46 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, about $57K per year.
Bringing in the most money are Client Applications Software Developers — their earnings average $57K annually. Registered Nurses are a close second at $56K along with .NET Software Developers (approximately $55K).
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $62K per year for Registered Nurses, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $63K annually. C# also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; nearly one-fifth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know .NET, Data Analysis, and Microsoft SQL Server.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and almost all survey participants use it to save for retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most workers, and a solid majority of employees report receiving dental coverage as well. Perks also include tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, and gym membership.