The average annual salaries for industrial machinery mechanics in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1. The comparison of the salary statistics of industrial machinery mechanics amongst South Carolina cities is shown in Table 2. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 .
|Percentile bracket||Average annual salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$34,760|
|25th Percentile Wage||$42,570|
|50th Percentile Wage||$53,360|
|75th Percentile Wage||$64,370|
|90th Percentile Wage||$76,130|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial machinery mechanics in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,760.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of industrial machinery mechanics from 2012 to 2018.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||6-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of industrial machinery mechanics in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of industrial machinery mechanics in state of South Carolina ranges from $38,900 to $60,000. The highest paying area for industrial machinery mechanics in South Carolina is Columbia with a median annual salary of $60,000. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Spartanburg (mean annual salary $58,270). The lowest paying area is Anderson with a median annual salary of $38,900.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Augusta-Richmond County|| |
|Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville|| |
|Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill|| |
|Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway|| |
|Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |