Athletes and Sports Competitors Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for athletes and sports competitors in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of athletes and sports competitors among South Carolina metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Athletes and Sports Competitors in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,470
25th Percentile Wage
$20,630
50th Percentile Wage
$30,060
75th Percentile Wage
$54,140
90th Percentile Wage
$71,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for athletes and sports competitors in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $71,150. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $30,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,470.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for athletes and sports competitors in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of athletes and sports competitors from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201630,060-14.74%-16.40%
201534,490-3.97%-
201435,860-6.00%-
201338,0107.95%-
201234,990--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Athletes and Sports Competitors in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of athletes and sports competitors in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of athletes and sports competitors in state of South Carolina ranges from $33,370 to $86,440. The highest paying area for athletes and sports competitors in South Carolina is Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill with a median annual salary of $86,440. The lowest paying area is Columbia with a median annual salary of $33,370.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$86,440
Columbia
$33,370



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