Alabama Department of Labor

Labor Market Information Division
Occupational Employment Statistics
Employment and Wage Estimates Published September 2017
Occupations by Industry Sector
Choose an Industry Sector and Area:
  • Entry Wage is the average of the lower third of the population.
  • Mean Wage is an estimated average of what people in this occupation, industry, and area make. It is determined by dividing the total wages by the total estimated employment.
  • Experienced wage is the average of the upper two-thirds of the population.

This information is provided by the Alabama Department of Labor, Labor Market Information Division in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The data is based on the May 2016 Occupation Employment Survey employment and wage estimate file. The wages have been aged using the most current Employment Cost Index (ECI) factors reflecting wages as of June 2017. 'NA' indicates data that is not publishable or occupation does not work the traditional 2,080 hours per year.