Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Worker Salary Information in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of jewelers and precious stone and metal workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$29,690
-10.34% 0.00%
2015
$32,760
2.26% -
2014
$32,020
-6.46% -
2013
$34,090
12.91% -
2012
$29,690
- -

Table 3. Compare Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Worker Salary in Augusta-Richmond County with Other South Carolina Cities

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
$49,710
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$36,510
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$35,140
Columbia
$33,650
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$33,020
Spartanburg
$29,950
Augusta-Richmond County
$29,690



See also: Top paying jobs in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina.