The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Columbia, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of chief executives in Columbia 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||$58,130|
|25th Percentile Wage||$111,020|
|50th Percentile Wage||$179,550|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Columbia, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $179,550. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $111,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,130.
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 the median annual salary of $179,550 in Columbia is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Columbia is 11.7 percent (11.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Spartanburg and 28.5 percent (28.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area.
|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|| |