The annual and hourly salary statistics of ophthalmic medical technicians in Huntsville, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of ophthalmic medical technicians in Huntsville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$21,940|
|25th Percentile Wage||$25,170|
|50th Percentile Wage||$28,770|
|75th Percentile Wage||$34,160|
|90th Percentile Wage||$38,890|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for ophthalmic medical technicians in Huntsville, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $38,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,940.
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $28,770 in Huntsville is in the middle of salary range for ophthalmic medical technicians in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of ophthalmic medical technicians in Huntsville is 26.2 percent (26.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Montgomery and 9.5 percent (9.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |