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Architectural and Civil Drafters Salary Information in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and civil drafters in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of architectural and civil drafters in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Architectural and Civil Drafters in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,870
25th Percentile Wage
$36,270
50th Percentile Wage
$47,500
75th Percentile Wage
$57,690
90th Percentile Wage
$62,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and civil drafters in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,870.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.40
25th Percentile Wage
$17.44
50th Percentile Wage
$22.84
75th Percentile Wage
$27.74
90th Percentile Wage
$30.25

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for architectural and civil drafters in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $30.25. The median hourly salary is $22.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.40.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of architectural and civil drafters from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201547,50013.20%17.73%
201341,2305.21%-
201239,080--

Table 3. Compare Architectural and Civil Drafters Salary in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $47,500 in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for architectural and civil drafters in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of architectural and civil drafters in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is 16.5 percent (16.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Mobile and 22.4 percent (22.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Tuscaloosa.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mobile
$56,880
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$53,420
Decatur
$51,480
Montgomery
$50,770
Dothan
$50,420
Birmingham-Hoover
$49,910
Huntsville
$48,360
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$47,500
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$43,170
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$40,370
Tuscaloosa
$36,860

See also: Top paying jobs in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama.