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Financial Manager Salary Information in Columbia, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of financial managers in Columbia, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of financial managers in Columbia 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 Financial Managers in Columbia, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$63,260
25th Percentile Wage
$78,390
50th Percentile Wage
$105,110
75th Percentile Wage
$149,840
90th Percentile Wage
$203,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial managers 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 $203,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $105,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$105,110
2.87% 15.70%
2016
$102,090
8.93% -
2015
$92,970
4.03% -
2014
$89,220
3.08% -
2013
$86,470
-2.47% -
2012
$88,610
- -

Table 3. Compare Financial Manager Salary in Columbia with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $105,110 in Columbia is in the middle of salary range for financial managers in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of financial managers in Columbia is 24.2 percent (24.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill and 26.3 percent (26.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$138,610
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$118,030
Florence
$108,880
Spartanburg
$107,260
Columbia
$105,110
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$104,920
Augusta-Richmond County
$102,910
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$100,370
Anderson
$99,600
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$95,390
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$87,100
Sumter
$84,980
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$77,840
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$77,490



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