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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Tuscaloosa, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of purchasing managers in Tuscaloosa 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 Purchasing Managers in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,150
25th Percentile Wage
$82,790
50th Percentile Wage
$108,630
75th Percentile Wage
$131,620
90th Percentile Wage
$151,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Tuscaloosa, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $108,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,150.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27.96
25th Percentile Wage
$39.79
50th Percentile Wage
$52.23
75th Percentile Wage
$63.28
90th Percentile Wage
$72.91

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $72.91. The median hourly salary is $52.23. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.96.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of purchasing managers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015108,630-4.56%4.90%
2014113,58012.33%-
201399,580-3.75%-
2012103,310--

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Tuscaloosa with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $108,630, Tuscaloosa is the second highest paying city for purchasing managers in state of Alabama, following the highest paying city Huntsville (median annual salary of $118,470). Compared with Huntsville, the median annual salary of purchasing managers in Tuscaloosa is 8.3 percent (8.3%) lower.

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

See also: Top paying jobs in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.