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Annual Salary Compensation

Do not underestimate the value of SC State Government benefits. Total compensation includes annual salary plus fringe benefits. Below is an example of the dollar value of salary and approximate fringe benefits in one year for an employee whose annual salary is $38,273.

Annual Salary Compensation for Trainee/Troopers
Fringe Benefits Single Coverage Value Full Family Coverage
15 Days Annual Leave

$2,208.00

$2,208.00

15 Days Sick Leave

$2,208.00

$2,208.00

Health, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance

$4,559.76

$11,005.76

Holidays

$1,913.60

$1,913.60

Retirement

$7,490.03

$7,490.03

Social Security

$2,927.88

$2,927.88

Workers' Compensation

$382.73

$382.73

Total Dollar Amount of Fringe Benefits

$21,690.00

$28,136.00

Annual Salary

$38,273.00

$38,273.00

Total Compensation Package

$59,963.00

$66,409.00

Fringe Benefits as a Percentage of Annual Salary

57%

74%