Other Education Administrator Salary Information in Columbia, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of other education administrators in Columbia, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of other education administrators in Columbia is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Other Education Administrators in Columbia, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,720
25th Percentile Wage
$57,350
50th Percentile Wage
$68,150
75th Percentile Wage
$87,580
90th Percentile Wage
$103,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other education administrators in Columbia, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $103,110. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $50,720.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.39
25th Percentile Wage
$27.57
50th Percentile Wage
$32.76
75th Percentile Wage
$42.11
90th Percentile Wage
$49.57

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other education administrators in Columbia, South Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $49.57. The median hourly salary is $32.76. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.39.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other education administrators from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201668,150-2.27%10.79%
201569,7004.15%-
201466,8109.00%-
201260,800--

Table 3. Compare Other Education Administrator Salary in Columbia with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $68,150 in Columbia is in the middle of salary range for other education administrators in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of other education administrators in Columbia is 10.7 percent (10.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area and 27.0 percent (27.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$76,320
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$71,810
Columbia
$68,150
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$49,720

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbia, South Carolina.