Secondary School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education amongst 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 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,680
25th Percentile Wage
$43,130
50th Percentile Wage
$49,870
75th Percentile Wage
$57,750
90th Percentile Wage
$62,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,680.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201649,870-0.22%-0.12%
201549,9800.40%-
201449,780-1.23%-
201350,3900.91%-
201249,930--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in state of Alabama ranges from $46,000 to $56,880. The highest paying area for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Alabama is Mobile with a median annual salary of $56,880. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Dothan (mean annual salary $52,480). The lowest paying area is Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $46,000.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mobile
$56,880
Dothan
$52,480
Decatur
$52,290
Huntsville
$51,490
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$51,320
Birmingham-Hoover
$50,540
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$50,500
Gadsden
$49,710
Auburn-Opelika
$49,490
Anniston-Oxford
$48,970
Tuscaloosa
$48,940
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$48,240
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$46,810
Montgomery
$46,370
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$46,000


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