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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in South Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Florence, Charleston and Columbia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Spartanburg, Greenville and Anderson
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Columbia, Charleston and Greenville

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in South Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Columbia, Charleston and Greenville

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More South Carolina Police Patrol Officers Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Anderson
Masters
1,902
Columbia
Bachelor
2,641
Sumter
Associate
3,283
Columbia
Associate
387
Charleston
Masters
3,286
Charleston
Masters
3,300
Orangeburg
Masters
1,763
Hartsville
Bachelor
1,197
Denmark
Associate
1,571
Florence
Associate
3,956
Anderson
Associate
115
Greenville
Associate
14,300
Conway
Associate
5,800
Greenwood
Masters
2,408
Gaffney
Bachelor
3,389
West Columbia
Associate
10,706
Sumter
Bachelor
871
Cheraw
Associate
976
Orangeburg
Associate
2,399
Greenwood
Associate
4,880
Orangeburg
Doctorate
4,933
Central
Masters
2,445
Spartanburg
Associate
797
Beaufort
Associate
1,893
Pendleton
Associate
5,223
Charleston
Associate
12,076
Columbia
Doctorate & First Professional
27,272
Lancaster
Associate
1,502
Spartanburg
Masters
4,916
Denmark
Bachelor
587
Rock Hill
Associate
4,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for South Carolina. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Police Patrol Officers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Police Patrol Officers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Florence 460 $35,640
Greenville 1730 $35,820
Anderson 1730 $35,820
Mauldin 1730 $35,820
Hilton Head Island 420 $44,610
Bluffton 420 $44,610
Beaufort 420 $44,610
Charleston 1930 $43,230
North Charleston 1930 $43,230
Columbia 2660 $38,500
Spartanburg 570 $36,680
Sumter 180 $32,700

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