First-Line Supervisor of Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers 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 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,090
25th Percentile Wage
$44,430
50th Percentile Wage
$55,210
75th Percentile Wage
$67,370
90th Percentile Wage
$81,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,090.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.35
25th Percentile Wage
$21.36
50th Percentile Wage
$26.54
75th Percentile Wage
$32.39
90th Percentile Wage
$39.40

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.40. The median hourly salary is $26.54. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.35.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,2102.45%9.20%
201553,8602.75%-
201452,3802.18%-
201351,2402.17%-
201250,130--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in state of South Carolina ranges from $44,610 to $61,180. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in South Carolina is Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville with a median annual salary of $61,180. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $57,360). The lowest paying area is Anderson with a median annual salary of $44,610.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$61,180
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$57,360
Spartanburg
$56,920
Florence
$56,780
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$56,620
Sumter
$56,310
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$55,630
Augusta-Richmond County
$55,070
Columbia
$52,650
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$51,140
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$48,410
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$46,700
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$45,500
Anderson
$44,610


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