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Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for graduate teaching assistants in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of graduate teaching assistants amongst 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Graduate Teaching Assistants in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,020
25th Percentile Wage
$19,540
50th Percentile Wage
$31,740
75th Percentile Wage
$52,560
90th Percentile Wage
$66,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for graduate teaching assistants in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $66,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,020.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of graduate teaching assistants from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$31,740
-30.25% -25.65%
2016
$41,340
30.77% -
2015
$28,620
3.91% -
2014
$27,500
13.96% -
2013
$23,660
-68.55% -
2012
$39,880
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Graduate Teaching Assistants in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of graduate teaching assistants in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of graduate teaching assistants in state of South Carolina ranges from $20,130 to $43,220. The highest paying area for graduate teaching assistants in South Carolina is Greenville-Mauldin-Easley with a median annual salary of $43,220. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Columbia (mean annual salary $25,210). The lowest paying area is Augusta-Richmond County with a median annual salary of $20,130.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$43,220
Columbia
$25,210
Augusta-Richmond County
$20,130




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