Chemical Engineer Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for chemical engineers in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chemical engineers among Alabama areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,880
25th Percentile Wage
$86,730
50th Percentile Wage
$102,100
75th Percentile Wage
$123,890
90th Percentile Wage
$151,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical engineers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $102,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $70,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of chemical engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$102,100
-2.34% 12.13%
2016
$104,490
4.69% -
2015
$99,590
4.11% -
2014
$95,500
2.82% -
2013
$92,810
3.33% -
2012
$89,720
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chemical engineers in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical engineers in state of Alabama ranges from $91,320 to $114,060. The highest paying area for chemical engineers in Alabama is Mobile with a median annual salary of $114,060. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $101,720). The lowest paying area is Florence-Muscle Shoals with a median annual salary of $91,320.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mobile
$114,060
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$101,720
Decatur
$100,990
Huntsville
$100,120
Birmingham-Hoover
$92,580
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$91,320




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