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.
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.
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.