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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chief executives from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|
|Augusta-Richmond County|| |
|Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville|| |
|Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway|| |
|Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |