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In South Carolina:

  • Workers on average earn $26,640.
  • 10% of workers earn $17,240 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $46,820 or more.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $29,670.
  • 10% of workers earn $20,860 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $59,070 or more.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data external site.

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LocationAnnual Low (10%)Annual QL (25%)Annual Median (50%)Annual QU (75%)Annual High (90%)
United States$20,860$23,960$29,670$38,790$59,070
South Carolina$17,240$17,810$26,640$36,940$46,820
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC$16,910$17,800$23,650$34,870$48,140
Charleston-North Charleston, SC$17,950$18,350$29,050$37,960$49,400
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC$18,770$23,490$29,710$38,750$59,330
Columbia, SC$17,060$17,500$29,260$36,740$46,400
Florence, SC$16,330$17,920$28,220$34,100$44,090
Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC$17,540$17,620$21,910$36,510$45,260
Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC$17,440$17,620$30,040$36,700$47,600
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC$16,770$16,990$24,680$35,110$45,250
Spartanburg, SC$17,120$17,370$22,110$36,160$46,980
Sumter, SC$16,250$16,460$27,280$39,900$46,230
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area$16,860$17,170$28,350$35,070$44,220

In South Carolina:

  • Workers on average earn $12.81 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $8.29 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $22.51 or more per hour.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $14.26 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $10.03 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $28.40 or more per hour.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data external site.

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LocationHourly Low (10%)Hourly QL (25%)Hourly Median (50%)Hourly QU (75%)Hourly High (90%)
United States$10.03$11.52$14.26$18.65$28.40
South Carolina$8.29$8.56$12.81$17.76$22.51
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC$8.13$8.56$11.37$16.77$23.15
Charleston-North Charleston, SC$8.63$8.82$13.97$18.25$23.75
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC$9.02$11.30$14.28$18.63$28.52
Columbia, SC$8.20$8.42$14.07$17.66$22.31
Florence, SC$7.85$8.62$13.57$16.39$21.20
Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC$8.43$8.47$10.53$17.55$21.76
Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC$8.39$8.47$14.44$17.65$22.89
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC$8.06$8.17$11.87$16.88$21.76
Spartanburg, SC$8.23$8.35$10.63$17.38$22.59
Sumter, SC$7.81$7.91$13.12$19.18$22.23
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area$8.11$8.26$13.63$16.86$21.26