Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Columbia, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of natural sciences managers in Columbia, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of natural sciences managers in Columbia is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Natural Sciences Managers in Columbia, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,830
25th Percentile Wage
$61,790
50th Percentile Wage
$72,550
75th Percentile Wage
$91,280
90th Percentile Wage
$119,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Columbia, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $119,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,830.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.88
25th Percentile Wage
$29.71
50th Percentile Wage
$34.88
75th Percentile Wage
$43.89
90th Percentile Wage
$57.21

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Columbia, South Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $57.21. The median hourly salary is $34.88. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.88.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,550-1.76%-25.20%
201573,8302.53%-
201471,9601.51%-
201370,870-28.16%-
201290,830--

Table 3. Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Columbia with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $72,550, Columbia is the lowest paying city for natural sciences managers in state of South Carolina, following city of Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill (median annual salary of $108,630). In comparison, the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in Columbia is 33.2 percent (33.2%) lower than that in the highest paying city Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$108,630
Augusta-Richmond County
$101,320
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$97,770
Columbia
$72,550

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbia, South Carolina.