Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical power-line installers and repairers in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical power-line installers and repairers among Alabama metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,810
25th Percentile Wage
$54,450
50th Percentile Wage
$68,310
75th Percentile Wage
$77,040
90th Percentile Wage
$83,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $83,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,810.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.62
25th Percentile Wage
$26.18
50th Percentile Wage
$32.84
75th Percentile Wage
$37.04
90th Percentile Wage
$39.92

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.92. The median hourly salary is $32.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.62.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,3101.54%8.37%
201567,2601.67%-
201466,1403.39%-
201363,9002.05%-
201262,590--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of Alabama ranges from $59,690 to $76,980. The highest paying area for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Alabama is Mobile with a median annual salary of $76,980. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $72,960). The lowest paying area is Decatur with a median annual salary of $59,690.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mobile
$76,980
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$72,960
Montgomery
$72,040
Birmingham-Hoover
$71,980
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$69,540
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$68,700
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$68,020
Anniston-Oxford
$66,350
Huntsville
$63,460
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$62,620
Tuscaloosa
$60,550
Dothan
$59,930
Decatur
$59,690


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