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What is the average salary for Economists in South Carolina?

Economists earn an average hourly wage of $32.66. Hourly wages typically start from $19.19 and go up to $58.32. Economists earn an average salary of $67,920 per year. Salaries typically start from $39,910 and go up to $121,310.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Economists in South Carolina earn:

$58.32 an hour $121,310 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Economists in South Carolina earn:

$38.56 an hour $80,200 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Economists in South Carolina earn:

$27.88 an hour $58,000 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Economists in South Carolina earn:

$22.10 an hour $45,970 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Economists in South Carolina earn:

$19.19 an hour $39,910 per year

Historical salary for Economists in South Carolina

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics