$66K
Avg. Salary
Popular Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays / Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Life Insurance / Disability
Centene Corporation Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Data Analyst
31 profiles
$61,286
$46K$82K

Case Manager
21 profiles
$59,388
$40K$86K

$55,674
$43K$73K

United States (change)

$55,034
$42K$71K

$67,488
$56K$82K

$56,123
$42K$76K

$90,584
$60K$135K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 756
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About This Company

7711 CARONDELET AVE
St. Louis, Missouri 63105

Hospital and Medical Service Plans, Health care

Centene

Centene Corporation pays its employees an average of $65,766 a year. Salaries at Centene Corporation range from an average of $45,078 to $110,584 a year. Centene Corporation employees with the job title Chief Medical Officer (CMO) make the most with an average annual salary of $314,460, while employees with the title Clerical Assistant make the least with an average annual salary of $31,220.

Jobs

Operations Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at around $96K annually — though Nurse Case Managers, Project Managers, and Data Analysts also do fairly well at $66K, about $61K, and $60K, respectively. Near the bottom at Centene Corporation are Provider Relations Specialists, pulling in an average of just approximately $53K.

Years of Experience

Average pay is $64K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Centene Corporation folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $57K annually.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($71K per year) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; Austin, Texas (around $67K), Dallas, Texas ($66K), and Atlanta, Ga. (about $65K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at approximately $61K) is Clayton, Mo. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — around $84K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Six Sigma Green Belts, who make $81K per year. Acquiring certification to be a Certified ITIL Leader is rewarded with median pay of $80K annually. Employees who have a medical degree make the most here, hauling in $168K per year.

Skills

In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $88K annually. A garden variety skill at Centene Corporation is Microsoft Excel; nearly one in seven of Centene Corporation's people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Case Management, Data Analysis, and SQL.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Centene Corporation gives paid vacation to 37 percent and paid sick leave to a quarter of employees. Centene Corporation sponsors a 401(k) program, and a solid majority of respondents use this option to save for their retirement. At Centene Corporation, most employees have health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Centene Corporation

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %
Salary
$45,468 - $82,974
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$49,687 - $91,621

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 177 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%
$47,777 - $83,877
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