Sheet Metal Worker Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for sheet metal workers in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of sheet metal workers among 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 Sheet Metal Workers in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,140
25th Percentile Wage
$29,890
50th Percentile Wage
$36,470
75th Percentile Wage
$46,020
90th Percentile Wage
$56,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,140.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.57
25th Percentile Wage
$14.37
50th Percentile Wage
$17.53
75th Percentile Wage
$22.13
90th Percentile Wage
$26.92

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sheet metal workers in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $26.92. The median hourly salary is $17.53. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.57.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201636,470-1.81%8.86%
201537,1305.25%-
201435,180-2.67%-
201336,1207.97%-
201233,240--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Sheet Metal Workers in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in state of Alabama ranges from $28,180 to $61,840. The highest paying area for sheet metal workers in Alabama is Huntsville with a median annual salary of $61,840. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Montgomery (mean annual salary $44,880). The lowest paying area is Dothan with a median annual salary of $28,180.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$61,840
Montgomery
$44,880
Mobile
$43,570
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$41,570
Tuscaloosa
$38,650
Decatur
$37,660
Birmingham-Hoover
$37,160
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$36,730
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$32,250
Gadsden
$30,910
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$29,830
Dothan
$28,180



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