Average Salary in Columbia, South Carolina
About Columbia Salaries
Employees in Columbia, South Carolina make an average salary of $43,714. Trends in wages are rising with a 1 percent increase over last quarter as of Q1 2017. The cost of living in Columbia is 3.9 percent less expensive than the national average. Popular jobs in Columbia include Office Manager, Operations Manager, and Registered Nurse (RN) which pay between $38,152 and $59,324 annually. The most popular industries in Columbia are Education, Health Insurance, and Hospital. Columbia's most popular employers are University of South Carolina (USC), Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, Inc. (BCBSSC), and State of South Carolina (SC).