Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for aerospace engineers in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of aerospace engineers among Alabama cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Aerospace Engineers in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,020
25th Percentile Wage
$91,950
50th Percentile Wage
$112,490
75th Percentile Wage
$136,680
90th Percentile Wage
$157,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $157,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $112,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $72,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34.61
25th Percentile Wage
$44.21
50th Percentile Wage
$54.08
75th Percentile Wage
$65.70
90th Percentile Wage
$75.66

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for aerospace engineers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $75.66. The median hourly salary is $54.08. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.61.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of aerospace engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016112,4901.97%1.46%
2015110,2701.70%-
2014108,3900.27%-
2013108,100-2.54%-
2012110,850--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Aerospace Engineers in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in state of Alabama ranges from $101,270 to $114,860. The highest paying area for aerospace engineers in Alabama is Huntsville with a median annual salary of $114,860. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $104,220). The lowest paying area is Montgomery with a median annual salary of $101,270.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$114,860
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$104,220
Montgomery
$101,270


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