Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products amongst 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,520
25th Percentile Wage
$40,410
50th Percentile Wage
$57,180
75th Percentile Wage
$74,050
90th Percentile Wage
$90,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,520.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.15
25th Percentile Wage
$19.43
50th Percentile Wage
$27.49
75th Percentile Wage
$35.60
90th Percentile Wage
$43.66

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $43.66. The median hourly salary is $27.49. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.15.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,1809.01%14.27%
201552,0303.06%-
201450,4406.11%-
201347,360-3.51%-
201249,020--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products in South Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in state of South Carolina ranges from $36,100 to $67,490. The highest paying area for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in South Carolina is Greenville-Mauldin-Easley with a median annual salary of $67,490. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Columbia (mean annual salary $61,560). The lowest paying area is Florence with a median annual salary of $36,100.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$67,490
Columbia
$61,560
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$54,540
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$52,350
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$52,290
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$50,510
Spartanburg
$49,710
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$41,150
Augusta-Richmond County
$39,260
Florence
$36,100



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