Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for purchasing managers in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of purchasing managers among Alabama 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 Purchasing Managers in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67,180
25th Percentile Wage
$83,540
50th Percentile Wage
$108,330
75th Percentile Wage
$126,400
90th Percentile Wage
$151,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $108,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $67,180.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.29
25th Percentile Wage
$40.17
50th Percentile Wage
$52.08
75th Percentile Wage
$60.77
90th Percentile Wage
$72.90

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $72.90. The median hourly salary is $52.08. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.29.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016108,330-1.51%9.42%
2015109,9702.72%-
2014106,9804.45%-
2013102,2204.00%-
201298,130--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Purchasing Managers in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of purchasing managers in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of purchasing managers in state of Alabama ranges from $82,380 to $118,470. The highest paying area for purchasing managers in Alabama is Huntsville with a median annual salary of $118,470. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Tuscaloosa (mean annual salary $108,630). The lowest paying area is Montgomery with a median annual salary of $82,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$118,470
Tuscaloosa
$108,630
Mobile
$107,270
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$101,810
Birmingham-Hoover
$97,740
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$87,300
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$85,540
Montgomery
$82,380


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