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Cost Estimator Salary Information in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of cost estimators in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of cost estimators 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 Cost Estimators in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,180
25th Percentile Wage
$39,120
50th Percentile Wage
$48,060
75th Percentile Wage
$58,440
90th Percentile Wage
$71,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for cost estimators 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 $71,800. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,180.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.43
25th Percentile Wage
$18.80
50th Percentile Wage
$23.11
75th Percentile Wage
$28.10
90th Percentile Wage
$34.52

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for cost estimators in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $34.52. The median hourly salary is $23.11. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.43.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,060-6.16%-13.38%
201551,0206.10%-
201447,910-12.94%-
201354,110-0.70%-
201254,490--

Table 3. Compare Cost Estimator Salary in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $48,060 in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for cost estimators in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of cost estimators in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is 31.4 percent (31.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area and 8.1 percent (8.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Anniston-Oxford.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$70,010
Birmingham-Hoover
$63,330
Huntsville
$63,080
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$60,600
Decatur
$60,530
Mobile
$60,220
Dothan
$55,840
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$55,750
Tuscaloosa
$52,800
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$52,440
Montgomery
$52,390
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$48,060
Gadsden
$47,110
Anniston-Oxford
$44,150

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