The annual and hourly salary statistics of jewelers and precious stone and metal workers in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of jewelers and precious stone and metal workers in Augusta-Richmond County is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$26,220|
|25th Percentile Wage||$27,520|
|50th Percentile Wage||$29,690|
|75th Percentile Wage||$31,840|
|90th Percentile Wage||$43,600|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for jewelers and precious stone and metal workers in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $43,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,220.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of jewelers and precious stone and metal workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $29,690, Augusta-Richmond County is the lowest paying city for jewelers and precious stone and metal workers in state of South Carolina, following city of Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville (median annual salary of $49,710). Compared with the highest paying city Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, the median annual salary of jewelers and precious stone and metal workers in Augusta-Richmond County is 40.3 percent (40.3%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville|| |
|Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill|| |
|Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway|| |
|Augusta-Richmond County|| |