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