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Pharmacists Salary Information in South Carolina

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$89,910
25th Percentile Wage
$111,290
50th Percentile Wage
$125,970
75th Percentile Wage
$144,790
90th Percentile Wage
$159,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $159,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $125,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $89,910.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$125,970
2.00% 6.79%
2016
$123,450
1.22% -
2015
$121,940
2.12% -
2014
$119,360
-0.09% -
2013
$119,470
1.72% -
2012
$117,420
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of pharmacists in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of pharmacists in state of South Carolina ranges from $119,110 to $140,350. The highest paying area for pharmacists in South Carolina is Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $140,350. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway (mean annual salary $136,400). The lowest paying area is Augusta-Richmond County with a median annual salary of $119,110.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$140,350
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$136,400
Spartanburg
$131,670
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$127,270
Sumter
$126,730
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$126,020
Florence
$124,990
Anderson
$124,700
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$124,050
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$124,030
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$123,680
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$121,160
Columbia
$120,420
Augusta-Richmond County
$119,110




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