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Computer Programmers Salary Information in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of computer programmers in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of computer programmers 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 Computer Programmers in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,790
25th Percentile Wage
$49,860
50th Percentile Wage
$61,570
75th Percentile Wage
$78,080
90th Percentile Wage
$97,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer programmers in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,790.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,570
-4.45% -2.76%
2016
$64,310
11.91% -
2015
$56,650
-8.16% -
2014
$61,270
4.47% -
2013
$58,530
-8.10% -
2012
$63,270
- -

Table 3. Compare Computer Programmers Salary in Augusta-Richmond County with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $61,570 in Augusta-Richmond County is in the middle of salary range for computer programmers in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of computer programmers in Augusta-Richmond County is 34.4 percent (34.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill and 36.4 percent (36.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$93,900
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$80,950
Spartanburg
$78,340
Columbia
$74,360
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$72,470
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$70,850
Anderson
$70,720
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$64,280
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$62,670
Augusta-Richmond County
$61,570
Florence
$58,320
Sumter
$46,750
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$39,180



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