Workforce Overview

Businesses continue to grow and thrive in Morgan County due to the regions highly skilled labor force. Our employers continually boast about the productivity and strong work ethic of their team members.

Right to Work State

Alabama is a right-to-work state. Currently in Morgan County, less than 7% of companies have union representation.

Competitive Wage Rates

Morgan County Economic Development conducts an annual wage and benefits survey to provide detailed wage data for the area. For more information on participating in or obtaining the Morgan County Wage and Benefits survey, click here.

View detailed State Labor Market Information compiled for the Decatur MSA by the Alabama Department of Industrial Relations on the Alabama DIR web site at