The cost of living in South Carolina (SC) is lower than the nationwide average. The average yearly pay in South Carolina is $39,792.00, which is lower than the U.S. average annual salary by $10,016.00.
The consumer price index (CPI) of 205 in South Carolina is 8.48% lower than the U.S. city average CPI of 224.
This is calculated by averaging the information about the major
metropolitan areas of the state and not by taking the state cost
of living information directly. The factors in the calculation
include the average South Carolina annual salary, South Carolina
tax rates and the regional South Carolina consumer price index.