Average Salary in Columbia, South Carolina

Columbia, South Carolina Median Hourly Rate by Job


Registered Nurse (RN)
85 profiles

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
75 profiles

Administrative Assistant
50 profiles

37 profiles

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
36 profiles

Customer Service Representative (CSR)
34 profiles

Medical Assistant
33 profiles

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  • Updated: 22 Jul 2017
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About Columbia Salaries

Employees in Columbia, South Carolina make an average salary of $43,804. 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 Health Care. 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).

Popular Columbia Employers

University of South Carolina (USC)

Average Salary: $41,296

State of South Carolina (SC)

Average Salary: $42,268

Palmetto Hospital

Average Salary: $68,750

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