The annual and hourly salary statistics of tax preparers in Sumter, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of tax preparers in Sumter is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$16,960|
|25th Percentile Wage||$19,060|
|50th Percentile Wage||$24,010|
|75th Percentile Wage||$30,180|
|90th Percentile Wage||$51,170|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for tax preparers in Sumter, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $51,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $24,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,960.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of tax preparers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||2-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $24,010 in Sumter is in the middle of salary range for tax preparers in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of tax preparers in Sumter is 31.1 percent (31.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill and 15.0 percent (15.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill|| |
|Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway|| |
|Augusta-Richmond County|| |
|Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville|| |
|Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |