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Teacher Jobs in South Carolina

New public school teachers in the state of South Carolina make an average of $32,306 per year. Salary steadily increases as years of experience and professional certifications accrue. Regardless of this competitive wage, South Carolina is still experiencing teaching shortages in the elementary and secondary panels - there is always room for dedicated and dynamic teachers to teach the state's 727,186 students. Teachers seeking employment are encouraged to apply first to districts with high student enrolment like Greenville County School District, Charleston County School District, and Horry County Schools.

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South Carolina Teacher Salary & Employment

Total Employed

21,450

Salary Range

$39,370 - $64,850

Elementary school teachers have a salary range between $39,370 to $64,850 a year in South Carolina. There are around twenty one thousand employed elementary school teachers. Read about what it takes to become an elementary school teacher.

Elementary School Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 990 $48,520
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 760 $52,630
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 4 $49,570
Charleston, North Charleston 3 $45,950
Columbia 3 $47,760
Florence 1 $43,700
Spartanburg 1 $51,890

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Elementary School Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2021)

Total Employed

890

Salary Range

$47,310 - $84,240

English teachers have a salary range between $47,310 to $84,240 a year in South Carolina, with over 890 employed in the state. See details on how to become an english teacher.

English Language and Literature Teachers (College Professor)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 230 $60,790
Columbia 170 $65,820
Spartanburg 50 $56,240

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for English Language and Literature Teachers (College Professor) (SOC Code: 25-1123)

Total Employed

14,770

Salary Range

$41,550 - $72,240

As a high school teacher in South Carolina you can expect to make between $41,550 - $72,240. There are around fourteen thousand employed high school teachers. Take the next step and learn to how to become a high school teacher.

High School Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 830 $65,460
Florence 530 $48,660
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 400 $51,190
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 3 $53,670
Columbia 2 $48,400
Charleston, North Charleston 1 $48,940
Spartanburg 1 $54,390

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for High School Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2031)

Total Employed

260

Salary Range

$49,250 - $97,160

In South Carolina, a history teacher's salary may range from $49,250 to $97,160. There are around 260 employed history teachers. Get more information about becoming a history teacher.

History Teachers (College Professor)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Columbia 70 $80,330
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 30 $71,010
Spartanburg 30 $69,960

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for History Teachers (College Professor) (SOC Code: 25-1125)

Total Employed

2,550

Salary Range

$40,210 - $71,710

Kindergarten teachers in South Carolina, can earn between $40,210 to $71,710 a year. There are around two thousand employed kindergarten teachers. Read about what it takes to become a kindergarten teacher.

Kindergarten Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 480 $54,380
Columbia 410 $49,280
Charleston, North Charleston 350 $45,180
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 160 $66,950
Spartanburg 140 $58,040
Florence 90 $47,050
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 90 $48,480

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Kindergarten Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2012)

Total Employed

48,650

Salary Range

$39,370 - $127,970

As a math teacher in South Carolina you can expect to make between $39,370 - $127,970. South Carolina is home to about forty thousand math teachers. See our guide on how to become a math teacher.

Mathematical Science Teachers (College Professor)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 260 $106,750
Spartanburg 70 $71,020
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 30 -

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Mathematical Science Teachers (College Professor) (SOC Code: 25-1022)

Total Employed

2,880

Salary Range

$19,910 - $79,880

P.e. teachers have a salary range between $19,910 to $79,880 a year in South Carolina. South Carolina is home to about two thousand p.e. teachers. See our guide on how to become a p.e. teacher.

Coaches and Scouts
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Columbia 760 $39,780
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 480 $72,440
Charleston, North Charleston 400 $39,200
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 170 $35,650
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 160 $49,700
Spartanburg 150 $48,220
Florence 100 $40,240

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Coaches and Scouts (SOC Code: 27-2022)

Total Employed

4,610

Salary Range

$18,840 - $52,850

In South Carolina, a preschool teacher's salary may range from $18,840 to $52,850, with over 4,610 employed in the state. See details on how to become a preschool teacher.

Preschool Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 960 $25,640
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 490 $28,720
Columbia 400 $30,340
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 200 $32,170
Florence 180 $28,480
Sumter 120 $25,150
Charleston, North Charleston 1 $26,920
Spartanburg - $30,990

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Preschool Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2011)

Total Employed

4,490

Salary Range

$27,590 - $108,300

As a school administrator in South Carolina you can expect to make between $27,590 - $108,300. South Carolina is home to about four thousand school administrators. Take the next step and learn to how to become a school administrator.

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Charleston, North Charleston 110 $47,550
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 110 $35,190
Columbia 90 $49,310
Spartanburg 60 $51,780
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 50 $46,900

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program (SOC Code: 11-9031)

Education Administrators, Elementary, Middle, and High School
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Columbia 690 $84,260
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 590 $85,030
Charleston, North Charleston 530 $83,880
Spartanburg 280 $87,340
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 260 $93,790
Florence 190 $74,660
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 180 $84,490
Sumter 110 $80,700

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Education Administrators, Elementary, Middle, and High School (SOC Code: 11-9032)

Total Employed

4,500

Salary Range

$38,640 - $74,990

School counselors in South Carolina, can earn between $38,640 to $74,990 a year, with over 4,500 employed in the state. See our guide on how to become a school counselor.

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 720 $52,700
Charleston, North Charleston 650 $53,060
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 320 $50,930
Spartanburg 290 $51,570
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 250 $60,250
Florence 140 $48,280
Sumter 100 $57,610
Columbia 1 $48,760

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors (SOC Code: 21-1012)

Total Employed

1,920

Salary Range

$43,590 - $77,000

School librarians have a salary range between $43,590 to $77,000 a year in South Carolina. South Carolina is home to about a thousand school librarians. Read about what it takes to become a school librarian.

Librarians
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Columbia 410 $55,600
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 380 $55,410
Charleston, North Charleston 300 $52,320
Spartanburg 110 $57,000
Florence 90 $48,920
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 90 $66,390
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 70 $52,660
Sumter 30 $39,050

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Librarians (SOC Code: 25-4021)

Total Employed

6,080

Salary Range

$40,610 - $79,450

In South Carolina, a special education teacher's salary may range from $40,610 to $79,450. South Carolina is home to about six thousand special education teachers. Interested in becoming a special education teacher?

Special Education Teachers (Preschool)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Columbia 70 $45,000

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (Preschool) (SOC Code: 25-2051)

Special Education Teachers (Kindergarten and Elementary School)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 990 $67,650
Columbia 640 $46,040
Charleston, North Charleston 460 $49,250
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 310 $56,650
Florence 140 $46,640
Spartanburg 140 $55,260
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 80 $48,080

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (Kindergarten and Elementary School) (SOC Code: 25-2052)

Special Education Teachers (Middle School)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Columbia 300 $48,250
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 150 $54,120
Charleston, North Charleston 130 $50,340
Spartanburg 70 $62,180
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 60 $49,790

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (Middle School) (SOC Code: 25-2053)

Special Education Teachers (High School)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Columbia 330 $49,090
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 310 $55,890
Charleston, North Charleston 160 $52,090
Spartanburg 110 $50,580
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 30 $55,930

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (High School) (SOC Code: 25-2054)

Total Employed

6,800

Salary Range

$18,480 - $29,950

In South Carolina, a substitute teacher's salary may range from $18,480 to $29,950. South Carolina is home to about six thousand substitute teachers. Read about what it takes to become a substitute teacher.

Substitute Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Florence 250 $17,260
Charleston, North Charleston 40 $28,560
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 2 $25,480
Columbia 1 $23,080
Spartanburg - $23,310

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Substitute Teachers (SOC Code: 25-3098)

Total Employed

15,410

Salary Range

$17,700 - $31,480

In South Carolina, a teaching assistant's salary may range from $17,700 to $31,480. There are around fifteen thousand employed teaching assistants. Interested in becoming a teaching assistant?

Teacher Assistants
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Florence 810 $20,970
Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort 460 $20,450
Sumter 270 $18,000
Columbia 2 $22,380
Greenville, Anderson, Mauldin 2 $23,980
Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach 2 $28,230
Charleston, North Charleston 1 $20,570
Spartanburg 1 $23,620

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Teacher Assistants (SOC Code: 25-9041)

Largest School Districts in South Carolina

School District Schools Teachers
Greenville County School District 96 4,462
Charleston County School District 80 3,265
Horry County Schools 53 2,636
Berkeley County School District 40 1,895
Richland County School District One 50 1,842
Richland County School District Two 31 1,783
Lexington County School District One 29 1,598
Aiken County Public School District 40 1,493
Dorchester School District Two 21 1,442
Beaufort County School District 30 1,427
School District Five of Lexington and Richland Counties 21 1,232
Florence School District One 26 1,073
York County School District 3 28 1,059
School District of Pickens County 26 1,023
Sumter School District 27 994
Anderson School District Five 22 878
School District of Oconee County 19 769
Fort Mill School District 13 739
Lancaster County School District 20 736
Spartanburg School District Six 14 692
Georgetown County School District 19 674
Kershaw County School District 19 652
Darlington County School District 22 646
Spartanburg County School District Two 14 616
Cherokee County School District 19 614
Spartanburg School District 7 13 607
Lexington County School District Two 15 594
Anderson County School District 01 14 525
Spartanburg County School District 05 12 519
Greenwood County School District 50 14 496
Chesterfield County School District 16 482
Clover School District 9 482
Orangeburg County School District 05 15 444
Newberry County School District 14 427
Colleton County High School 10 377
Chester County School District 12 376
Laurens County School District 55 13 358
Spartanburg County School District 01 10 353
Marion 10 11 347
York School District One 9 321
Marlboro County School District 8 287
Union County Public Schools District 9 275
Williamsburg County School District 14 262
Edgefield County School District 8 259
Orangeburg County School District 04 8 247
Fairfield County School District 8 240
Florence County School District 03 9 239
Dillon 04 8 237
Orangeburg County School District 03 8 222
Anderson County School District 02 7 213

Data obtained from the Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey 2014

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