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Chief Executive Salary Information in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Augusta-Richmond County is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Chief Executives in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$102,150
25th Percentile Wage
$121,630
50th Percentile Wage
$184,800
75th Percentile Wage
$180,390
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $180,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $184,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $102,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$184,800
9.11% 27.25%
2016
$167,970
17.17% -
2015
$139,130
-0.53% -
2014
$139,870
1.93% -
2013
$137,170
1.98% -
2012
$134,450
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Augusta-Richmond County with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $184,800, Augusta-Richmond County is the second highest paying city for chief executives in state of South Carolina, following the highest paying city Spartanburg (median annual salary of $203,270). Compared with Spartanburg, the median annual salary of chief executives in Augusta-Richmond County is 9.1 percent (9.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Spartanburg
$203,270
Augusta-Richmond County
$184,800
Columbia
$179,550
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$159,420
Sumter
$157,130
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$152,600
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$149,970
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$141,700
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$141,390
Florence
$137,010
Anderson
$135,460
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$134,580
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$128,330



See also: Top paying jobs in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina.