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Microbiologists Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for microbiologists in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of microbiologists amongst South Carolina 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 Microbiologists in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,780
25th Percentile Wage
$39,780
50th Percentile Wage
$47,960
75th Percentile Wage
$61,140
90th Percentile Wage
$90,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for microbiologists in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,960
-0.13% -16.66%
2016
$48,020
-2.48% -
2015
$49,210
-19.47% -
2014
$58,790
19.29% -
2013
$47,450
-17.91% -
2012
$55,950
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Microbiologists in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of microbiologists in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of microbiologists in state of South Carolina ranges from $52,840 to $86,150. The highest paying area for microbiologists in South Carolina is Augusta-Richmond County with a median annual salary of $86,150. The lowest paying area is Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill with a median annual salary of $52,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Augusta-Richmond County
$86,150
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$52,840




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