Industrial Machinery Mechanics Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for industrial machinery mechanics in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of industrial machinery mechanics among 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Industrial Machinery Mechanics in South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,150
25th Percentile Wage
$40,710
50th Percentile Wage
$50,590
75th Percentile Wage
$62,850
90th Percentile Wage
$74,990

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 $74,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of industrial machinery mechanics from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,590
2.57% 12.73%
2016
$49,290
0.20% -
2015
$49,190
2.46% -
2014
$47,980
5.15% -
2013
$45,510
2.99% -
2012
$44,150
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Industrial Machinery Mechanics in South Carolina Cities

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 $38,290 to $59,080. The highest paying area for industrial machinery mechanics in South Carolina is Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $59,080. The second highest paying city/area in South Carolina State is Columbia (mean annual salary $58,170). The lowest paying area is Sumter with a median annual salary of $38,290.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$59,080
Columbia
$58,170
Florence
$54,440
Augusta-Richmond County
$52,660
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$51,940
Spartanburg
$50,510
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$50,490
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$49,400
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$48,100
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$47,600
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$45,570
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$40,650
Anderson
$38,900
Sumter
$38,290




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