$58k $58k
39k 39k
1.4% 1.4%
3.1/5 3.1/5
H.S. High School

How much does a Power Engineer make in South Carolina?

Average Power Engineer Hourly Wage in South Carolina

Power Engineers earn a median hourly wage of $26.54. Hourly wages typically start from $17.53 and go up to $33.46.

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

Average Power Engineer Yearly Salary in South Carolina

Power Engineers earn a median salary of $55,210 per year. Salaries typically start from $36,470 and go up to $69,590.

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

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3.6
SCORE
51
RATINGS
Power Engineers average a score of 3.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Power Engineers in the 94th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Power Engineer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Power Engineer Earnings

The highest earning Power Engineers in South Carolina earn:

$33.46
an hour
$69,590
per year
Senior Power Engineer Earnings

Senior Power Engineers in South Carolina earn:

$29.96
an hour
$62,310
per year
Experienced Power Engineer Earnings

Experienced Power Engineers in South Carolina earn:

$26.54
an hour
$55,210
per year
Junior Power Engineer Earnings

Junior Power Engineers in South Carolina earn:

$22.51
an hour
$46,820
per year
Starting Power Engineer Earnings

Starting Power Engineers in South Carolina earn:

$17.53
an hour
$36,470
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Power Engineer salary comparison

Power Engineers earn less than 89% percent of Engineering careers in South Carolina. Power Engineer salaries are in the top 59% of all careers in South Carolina.

Aerospace Engineer Salary in South Carolina $94k
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Environmental Engineer Salary in South Carolina $72k
Power Engineer Salary $55k
Geodesist Salary in South Carolina $38k
Source:

Historical salary for Power Engineers in South Carolina

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