Construction Laborers Salary Information in Alabama

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Laborers in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,120
25th Percentile Wage
$23,450
50th Percentile Wage
$28,200
75th Percentile Wage
$33,840
90th Percentile Wage
$39,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $39,620. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,120.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$28,200
3.30% 12.66%
2016
$27,270
2.53% -
2015
$26,580
0.08% -
2014
$26,560
4.82% -
2013
$25,280
2.57% -
2012
$24,630
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction Laborers in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction laborers in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction laborers in state of Alabama ranges from $22,040 to $31,290. The highest paying area for construction laborers in Alabama is Birmingham-Hoover with a median annual salary of $31,290. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Florence-Muscle Shoals (mean annual salary $28,740). The lowest paying area is Gadsden with a median annual salary of $22,040.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Birmingham-Hoover
$31,290
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$28,740
Mobile
$28,460
Tuscaloosa
$28,120
Huntsville
$27,840
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$27,720
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$27,440
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$27,190
Dothan
$26,880
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$25,850
Decatur
$25,390
Montgomery
$24,090
Auburn-Opelika
$23,390
Anniston-Oxford
$23,220
Gadsden
$22,040




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