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Sumter Jobs Overview

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1,532
Job Openings
4.5%
Unemployment Rate
$42,200
Median Base Salary
41k
Population

Sumter has the 738th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Sumter is part of the Columbia metro area. Unemployment in the Columbia area is 4%, which is the same as the national average, and is getting better. Columbia has the 72nd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Sumter is below average at $42,200, and the median cost of a home in Sumter is $133,000, which is below the national average. 25% of workers in Sumter hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Sumter. 84% of Sumter workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Sumter spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Sumter Workforce Center

31 E Calhoun Street
Sumter, SC 29150
803-774-1300