Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products Salary Information in Alabama

The average annual and hourly salaries for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in the state of Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products among Alabama metropolitan 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 Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products in Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,140
25th Percentile Wage
$40,160
50th Percentile Wage
$51,680
75th Percentile Wage
$66,800
90th Percentile Wage
$79,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,140.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.53
25th Percentile Wage
$19.30
50th Percentile Wage
$24.85
75th Percentile Wage
$32.11
90th Percentile Wage
$38.28

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.28. The median hourly salary is $24.85. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.53.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,6809.69%6.95%
201546,670-8.89%-
201450,82010.82%-
201345,320-6.11%-
201248,090--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products in Alabama Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in some Alabama cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in state of Alabama ranges from $43,110 to $68,550. The highest paying area for wholesale and retail buyers, except farm products in Alabama is Huntsville with a median annual salary of $68,550. The second highest paying city/area in Alabama State is Birmingham-Hoover (mean annual salary $50,330). The lowest paying area is Mobile with a median annual salary of $43,110.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$68,550
Birmingham-Hoover
$50,330
Mobile
$43,110


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