Degrees That Pay | Technical College of the LowCountry

Degrees That Pay


From pursuing healthcare to honing a specific trade,  TCL has the programs of study that can take you from graduation day to pay day. Our more than 80 degrees, diploma and certificate programs are all pathways to professions that are in demand today and in the future.

Take a look at these average salaries in South Carolina:

Associate Degree Nursing: $61,110

Physical Therapist Assistant: $56,380

Computer Network Support Specialist: $55,520

Computer Support Specialist:  $51,470

Radiologic Technologist: $49,430

Surveyor: $45,470

Electrician: $43,710

Massage Therapist: $42,780

Paralegal: $42,730

HVAC Technician: $41,700

Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers: $40,340

Surgical Technician: $35,080

Administrative Office Assistant: $32,810

*South Carolina annual mean wages,  according to 2015 reports from U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics.