The annual and hourly salary statistics of biomedical engineers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of biomedical engineers 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$48,140|
|25th Percentile Wage||$55,140|
|50th Percentile Wage||$69,740|
|75th Percentile Wage||$95,450|
|90th Percentile Wage||$107,680|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers 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 $107,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,140.
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $69,740, Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is the second highest paying city for biomedical engineers in state of South Carolina, following the highest paying city Greenville-Mauldin-Easley (median annual salary of $86,760). Compared with Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is 19.6 percent (19.6%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville|| |
|Augusta-Richmond County|| |