Industrial Machinery Mechanics Salary Information in South Carolina

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 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual Salary of Industrial Machinery Mechanics in South Carolina (2018 Survey)

Percentile bracketAverage 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.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of industrial machinery mechanics from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$53,360
5.19% 17.26%
2017
$50,590
2.57% -
2016
$49,290
0.20% -
2015
$49,190
2.46% -
2014
$47,980
5.15% -
2013
$45,510
2.99% -
2012
$44,150
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Industrial Machinery Mechanics in South Carolina Cities (2018 Survey)

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
Columbia
$60,000
Spartanburg
$58,270
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$55,830
Augusta-Richmond County
$54,740
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$53,400
Sumter
$52,480
Florence
$51,020
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$50,500
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$49,870
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$48,800
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$47,830
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$45,570
Northeast South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$44,540
Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$40,650
Anderson
$38,900




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