Secondary School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education among South Carolina cities 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 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,110
25th Percentile Wage
$42,600
50th Percentile Wage
$52,580
75th Percentile Wage
$62,860
90th Percentile Wage
$77,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,110.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,580
4.01% 5.78%
2016
$50,470
0.08% -
2015
$50,430
0.91% -
2014
$49,970
0.72% -
2013
$49,610
0.14% -
2012
$49,540
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in state of South Carolina ranges from $46,890 to $66,710. The highest paying area for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in South Carolina is Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway with a median annual salary of $66,710. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Augusta-Richmond County (mean annual salary $58,220). The lowest paying area is Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $46,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$66,710
Augusta-Richmond County
$58,220
Anderson
$56,260
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$56,170
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$54,150
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$53,680
Spartanburg
$51,650
Columbia
$50,070
Sumter
$49,760
Florence
$49,370
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$48,160
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$48,040
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$47,810
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$46,890




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