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Surgical Technologists Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for surgical technologists in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of surgical technologists 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 Surgical Technologists in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,950
25th Percentile Wage
$33,350
50th Percentile Wage
$38,070
75th Percentile Wage
$45,020
90th Percentile Wage
$50,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surgical technologists in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $50,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,070
1.08% 3.73%
2016
$37,660
1.22% -
2015
$37,200
3.15% -
2014
$36,030
-1.50% -
2013
$36,570
-0.22% -
2012
$36,650
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Surgical Technologists in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of surgical technologists in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of surgical technologists in state of South Carolina ranges from $31,890 to $41,930. The highest paying area for surgical technologists in South Carolina is Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $41,930. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Augusta-Richmond County (mean annual salary $41,350). The lowest paying area is Anderson with a median annual salary of $31,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$41,930
Augusta-Richmond County
$41,350
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$41,100
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$40,200
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$39,300
Florence
$38,710
Columbia
$38,230
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$37,980
Spartanburg
$37,280
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$36,280
Sumter
$35,990
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$35,580
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$33,020
Anderson
$31,890




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