Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operator and Tender Salary Information in Huntsville, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders in Huntsville, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders in Huntsville is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders in Huntsville, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,200
25th Percentile Wage
$49,610
50th Percentile Wage
$53,730
75th Percentile Wage
$58,690
90th Percentile Wage
$61,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders in Huntsville, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $44,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$53,730
11.97% 24.05%
2014
$47,300
13.72% -
2012
$40,810
- -

Table 3. Compare Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operator and Tender Salary in Huntsville with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $53,730, Huntsville is the second highest paying city for furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders in state of Alabama, following the highest paying city Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $63,330). Compared with Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of furnace, kiln, oven, drier, and kettle operators and tenders in Huntsville is 15.2 percent (15.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$63,330
Huntsville
$53,730
Birmingham-Hoover
$46,670
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$46,520
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$35,400



See also: Top paying jobs in Huntsville, Alabama.