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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of purchasing managers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville 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 Purchasing Managers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,480
25th Percentile Wage
$74,100
50th Percentile Wage
$101,980
75th Percentile Wage
$131,410
90th Percentile Wage
$157,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $157,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $62,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$101,980
4.26% 11.94%
2016
$97,640
6.70% -
2015
$91,100
0.22% -
2014
$90,900
7.76% -
2013
$83,850
-7.10% -
2012
$89,800
- -

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $101,980 in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is 18.1 percent (18.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Florence and 17.4 percent (17.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Columbia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Florence
$124,500
Augusta-Richmond County
$111,860
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$111,650
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$105,780
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$102,480
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$101,980
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$95,400
Spartanburg
$92,610
Columbia
$84,230



See also: Top paying jobs in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina.