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Construction Manager Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction managers in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction managers among South Carolina metropolitan areas 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Managers in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,580
25th Percentile Wage
$62,010
50th Percentile Wage
$83,980
75th Percentile Wage
$110,610
90th Percentile Wage
$143,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $143,290. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $51,580.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.80
25th Percentile Wage
$29.81
50th Percentile Wage
$40.36
75th Percentile Wage
$53.18
90th Percentile Wage
$68.89

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $68.89. The median hourly salary is $40.36. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.80.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201683,9803.55%6.17%
201581,0006.89%-
201475,420-4.71%-
201378,9700.22%-
201278,800--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction Managers in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction managers in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction managers in state of South Carolina ranges from $62,590 to $91,630. The highest paying area for construction managers in South Carolina is Columbia with a median annual salary of $91,630. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville (mean annual salary $89,150). The lowest paying area is Anderson with a median annual salary of $62,590.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbia
$91,630
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$89,150
Augusta-Richmond County
$88,680
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$87,580
Spartanburg
$85,500
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$82,130
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$81,280
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$77,300
Florence
$75,080
Sumter
$70,870
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$66,320
Anderson
$62,590



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