Computer Programmers Salary Information in Sumter, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of computer programmers in Sumter, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of computer programmers in Sumter 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 Sumter, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,540
25th Percentile Wage
$37,980
50th Percentile Wage
$46,750
75th Percentile Wage
$68,570
90th Percentile Wage
$77,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer programmers in Sumter, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer programmers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$46,750
2.70% 1.86%
2013
$45,490
-0.86% -
2012
$45,880
- -

Table 3. Compare Computer Programmers Salary in Sumter with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $46,750 in Sumter is in the middle of salary range for computer programmers in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of computer programmers in Sumter is 50.2 percent (50.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill and 16.2 percent (16.2%) 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 Sumter, South Carolina.