Civil Engineering Technician Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for civil engineering technicians in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of civil engineering technicians among South Carolina cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,170
25th Percentile Wage
$35,060
50th Percentile Wage
$44,690
75th Percentile Wage
$59,330
90th Percentile Wage
$74,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineering technicians in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of civil engineering technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,690
3.38% -1.90%
2016
$43,180
1.67% -
2015
$42,460
3.32% -
2014
$41,050
-5.02% -
2013
$43,110
-5.64% -
2012
$45,540
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in state of South Carolina ranges from $36,520 to $57,300. The highest paying area for civil engineering technicians in South Carolina is Columbia with a median annual salary of $57,300. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Augusta-Richmond County (mean annual salary $55,570). The lowest paying area is Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,520.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbia
$57,300
Augusta-Richmond County
$55,570
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$49,880
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$48,180
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$39,470
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$38,880
Spartanburg
$37,240
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$36,520




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