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

Operating out of Chattanooga, Tenn., health insurance company Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) employs talent in positions ranging from Client Applications Software Developer to Applications Systems Analyst. An average Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) employee can expect to make $59K annually. For the most part, employee paychecks at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; your job title and where you live also matter, but to a lesser degree. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) typically pays:
-2%
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 (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
[-]Applications Systems Analyst (2)
$62,655 - $110,291  
   
[-]Applications Systems Analyst (2)
Salary$60,256 - $101,208  
   
Bonus$1,151 - $11,136  
Total Pay$62,655 - $110,291  
[+]Software Developer / Business Analyst, Client Applications (2)
$42,610 - $80,318  
   
[+]Software Developer / Business Analyst, Client Applications (2)
Salary$42,873 - $75,501  
   
Total Pay$42,610 - $80,318  
[+].NET Software Developer / Programmer (2)
$36,447 - $72,457  
   
[+].NET Software Developer / Programmer (2)
Salary$39,412 - $71,121  
   
Total Pay$36,447 - $72,457  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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Chattanooga, Tennessee 

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of around $60K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (47 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $57K annually on average.

Jobs

The highest average salaries go to Applications Systems Analysts, who bring in close to $81K per year, though Client Applications Software Developers are not far behind at $57K along with .NET Software Developers earning approximately $55K.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $62K annually for Registered Nurses, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) awards $66K to these degree-holders.

Skills

Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $68K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee, Inc. (BCBST) is SQL, with one in six considering it a key competency. C#, .NET, and Data Analysis are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Health insurance is part of the package for most survey participants, and for a strong majority of survey participants, dental coverage is too. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a company cell phone, gym membership, and flexible hours.

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Salary
$40,134 - $75,794
Salary
$48,155 - $88,437
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
$58,958 - $75,794
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