How Much do Secretaries Make in Alabama?

Do secretaries in Alabama make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Alabama secretaries?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, secretaries in Alabama earn an average of $36,190 a year, equivalent to $17.40 an hour.

This is 8% less than secretaries nationwide and 19% less than the typical Alabama worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Alabama Secretarie Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $24.26 $50,450
75th $20.27 $42,150
50th $17.02 $35,390
25th $14.05 $29,230
10th $11.87 $24,700
Alabama Secretaries Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Anniston $16.42 $34,160
Auburn $16.85 $35,040
Birmingham $18.15 $37,750
Daphne $16.78 $34,900
Decatur $16.36 $34,030
Dothan $17.14 $35,650
Florence $16.08 $33,450
Gadsden $17.37 $36,130
Huntsville $18.00 $37,440
Mobile $17.62 $36,650
Montgomery $17.42 $36,240
Tuscaloosa $17.19 $35,750
Alabama Secretarie Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $17.40 $36,190
2018 $17.15 $35,670
2017 $16.72 $34,790
2016 $16.51 $34,350
2015 $16.21 $33,710
2014 $16.01 $33,310
2013 $15.79 $32,840
2012 $15.63 $32,500
2011 $15.38 $31,990