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Electricians Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for electricians in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electricians amongst 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electricians in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,970
25th Percentile Wage
$35,570
50th Percentile Wage
$43,810
75th Percentile Wage
$54,040
90th Percentile Wage
$64,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,970.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.41
25th Percentile Wage
$17.10
50th Percentile Wage
$21.06
75th Percentile Wage
$25.98
90th Percentile Wage
$30.97

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electricians in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $30.97. The median hourly salary is $21.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.41.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201643,8101.23%7.10%
201543,2700.55%-
201443,0301.77%-
201342,2703.71%-
201240,700--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electricians in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electricians in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electricians in state of Alabama ranges from $35,970 to $53,260. The highest paying area for electricians in Alabama is Gadsden with a median annual salary of $53,260. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Tuscaloosa (mean annual salary $50,300). The lowest paying area is Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $35,970.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gadsden
$53,260
Tuscaloosa
$50,300
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$48,610
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$47,960
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$46,280
Birmingham-Hoover
$46,100
Decatur
$46,020
Mobile
$44,630
Anniston-Oxford
$44,510
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$42,670
Huntsville
$37,890
Auburn-Opelika
$37,730
Montgomery
$37,310
Dothan
$36,500
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$35,970


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