Here you can find the current scrap metal prices being paid by scrap yards in Alabama USA. In general, scrap metal prices differ based on material and your location. We provide a range of different scrap yards for  all of your different types of scrap metal across Alabama. We have the current scrap metal prices in Alabama and the USA. The most profitable and sought after scrap metals  you can sell for top scrap metal prices in Alabama include copper, brass, stainless steel, iron, lead,  scrap cars and even copper pipes. Recycling scrap metal through metal dealers in Alabama can be a very good way to make a some cash and the best way to ensure you are getting good top prices for your scrap metal in Alabama (per pound or lb) is to check listed scrap yards and metal dealers around Alabama on our website.

Scrap metal prices Alabama USA

Scrap Metal Prices vary from scrap yard to scrap yard in Alabama. Fact is that Alabama is a great city to find scrap yards that offer great scrap metal prices per Pound/ton. Many of Alabama's population have got lots of scrap metals lying around and could net you quite a bit of cash when selling it to a recycle or scrap yard in Alabama. Scrap cars, left over copper piping and wiring, soft drink cans, and even broken appliances such as cookers and washing machines are all considered scrap metal. Scrap metal prices offer by scrap yards in Alabama and the USA vary daily so before you head to your local scrap yard to sell your scrap metal it could be a good idea to check the scrap metal prices by giving them a call.

Types of Scrap Metal you can Sell For Top Prices per tonne/Pound in Alabama?

All kinds of scrap metal have a price and can be sold for good prices in Alabama although you should take note that most scrap yards in Alabama will not buy electrical equipment as scrap metal as the process of removing the scrap metal is not easy. The most common scrap metals that can be recycled for the best scrap metal prices in Alabama and are accepted at almost all scrap metal recyclers and scrap yards include:


Stainless Steel






Scrap Metal Prices Per Pound Alabama

It is good to know what prices per Pound a scrap yard or scrap metal recycle company in Alabama is paying before you visit one. Below is a rough guide as to what scrap metal prices you should be offered in Alabama.
Copper (clean) - $4.12 - $5.07
Aluminum - $0.19 - $1.01
Cans - $0.06 - $0.10
Clean Brass - $2.47 - $3.30
Lead - $0.57 - $0.91
Stainless Steel - $0.82 - $1.24
Steel Radiators - $1.24 - $2.88
Now that you understand the value of your scrap metal you should be able to figure out if the scrap metal prices localscrap yards in Alabama are offering are competitive or not

Scrap Metal Prices Alabama Scrap/Recycle Metal Info?

Recycled cans can go from your bin to another product in only 60 days? Recycling Scrap Metal helps us look after our environment by reducing the amount of raw materials being used.

All scrap yards in Alabama purchase non ferrous metals such as , copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc and more metals like these can be recycled time and time again and at the moment scrap yards in Alabama and throughout the USA are screaming out for all types of scrap metals and most are offering competitive scrap metal prices in Alabama. 

Below and on our homepage is a scrap metal prices guide on this you can view a rough value of scrap metal. Scrap yards in Alabama should offer prices similar to the ones displayed on the chart so you can still use the chart to get a rough idea of the true prices you should be offered for your scrap metals. 

 Scrap Metal Recycling Prices Alabama
There a wide range of benefits of recycling scrap metal in Alabama, not only can it make you some extra cash, it also massively helps us keep the planet clean. We do not need to scour our planet for more materials if we reuse them over and over again. Scrap metal can be reused hundreds of times, saving thousands of pounds worth of energy. Not only that, but Alabama scrap yards also help to ensure that all of our metal using industries have the materials to keep running, without allowing all of the valuable scrap metal pieces simply ending up in a landfill.

Types Of Scrap Metal You Can Sell For Top Prices Per Pound in Alabama

In Alabama and many other cities Scrap Metal is generally broken down into various different types of subdivisions, ferrous metals and non ferrous metals. There are other types of scrap metal that will usually be accepted by scrap yards in Alabama, these are detailed more thoroughly below: 

Types of machinery from industrial facilities.
Metallic waste produce from industrial facilities.
Non-functional motor vehicles including motorbikes, cars, vans, trucks and more.

Examples of ferrous scrap metals Alabama scrap yards will pay top prices for include various types of copper, lead, , iron, brass and steel. These types of metal are regularly located within ordinary Alabama household appliances and utensils. All in all you will find that recycling ferrous scrap will usually return substantially lower scrap metal prices than non ferrous scrap. Do not let this put you off recycling these types of metals because it is still possible to make a significant amount of money from it.

Examples of non ferrous scrap metals that Alabama Scrap Yards will be more than willing to buy include (these are the most popular forms) copper, , brass and more. 

Many people in Alabama are completely unaware of the widespread availability to scrap metal vendors who are exceptionally keen to purchase scrap metal every single day. While most Alabama scrap yards have specific standards for each individual type of scrap metal, if you meet these then it couldn't be easier to turn your materials into a great price using our scrap metal prices above. 

Some examples of the best metals to sell for top prices per tonne/Pound in Alabama include ; a number of different types of cabling, radiators, wheels, extrusion, sheets, castings and more. Similarly for copper there is cabling, coils, wires and a variety of different types of alloys too.

As you can see, determining the type of scrap that you possess can be a convoluted matter that is off putting for the majority of people. However, once you get past this step it is possible to make a lot of money by taking each piece to a scrap metal yard in Alabama.

Scrap Metal Prices Alabama

You should remember you can find a range of different forms of scrap metal within many pieces of electronic equipment and the fact that many scrap yards will not accept this type of metal.

Below is a general guide that illustrates typical scrap metal prices you will find for various different materials in Alabama. The prices listed below vary because scrap yards generally vary by area and obviously the quality of the metal affects the price too.

Metal Type Scrap Metal Prices Alabama
Copper$2.45 to $3.67 per Kilo
Mixed Copper$3.06 to $4.28 per Kilo
Copper Wire$0.92 to $1.15 per Kilo
Aluminium$0.12 to $0.92 per Kilo
Aluminium Cans$0.06 to $0.12 each
Clean Brass$0.93 to $1.56 per Kilo
Mixed Brass$1.56 to $2.80 per Kilo
Stainless Steel$0.46 to $1.24 per Kilo
Iron$0.05 to $0.10 per Kilo
Titanium$1.74 to $2.49 per Kilo
Gold$9.96 to $31.12 per Gram
Silver$0.16 to $0.32 per Gram
Platinum$18.67 to $31.12 per Gram
Lead$0.55 to $1.24 per Kilo
Car Battery$3.11 to $6.22 each
Truck Battery$4.59 to $9.34 each
Clean Radiator$1.87 to $2.49 per Kilo
Mixed Radiator$0.93 to $1.56 per Kilo
Here is a list of Scrap Yards in Alabama, we recommend you call any of them to request the scrap metal prices they are paying on the day you want to sell it.

Government Liquidation: Anniston, AL

7 Frankford Ave, Anniston Army Depot 

Bld 282 

Anniston, Alabama 36201

Phone: 480-367-1300



2101 Columbia Highway 

Dothan, Alabama 36303

Phone: 334-671-3680



Alter Metal Recycling- MOBILE

1 Hardwood Lane 

Mobile, Alabama 36611

Phone: 251-457-2140


Tennessee Valley Recycling LLC – ATHENS

16954 US Highway 72 

Athens, Alabama 35611

Phone: 256-444-2600


Tennessee Valley Recycling LLC – RUSSELLVILLE AL

17244 US Highway 43 

Russellville, Alabama 35654

Phone: 256-398-8900


Tennessee Valley Recycling LLC – SHEFFIELD AL

700 West 20th St 

Sheffield, Alabama 35660

Phone: 256-381-7145


Tennessee Valley Recycling LLC – HUNTSVILLE AL

606 Triana Blvd 

Huntsville, Alabama 35805

Phone: 256-539-0770


Tennessee Valley Recycling LLC – DECATUR AL

1300 Highway 20 West 

Decatur, Alabama 35602

Phone: 256-353-6351



90 Cahaba Valley Drive 

Selma, Alabama 36701

Phone: 334-874-9610



515 1st Avenue N 

Birmingham, Alabama 35204

Phone: 205-324-2482


Schnitzer- ATTALLA

1007 9th Street SW 

Attalla, Alabama 35954

Phone: 256-538-7891



370 Old Warrior Road 

Sumiton, Alabama 35148

Phone: 205-648-8816




MOODY, Alabama 35094

Phone: 205-640-5500


Plyco Recycling

801 3rd St, SE 

Fayette, Alabama 35555

Phone: 205-932-5182

Sand Mountain Recycling

3988 Horton Rd 

Albertville, Alabama 35950

Phone: (256) 279-0228

Standard Iron & Metal Inc.

1933 Vanderbilt Road 

Birmingham, Alabama 35234

Phone: 205-328-0538

A & K Metals

1151 County Road 95 

Higdon, Alabama 35979

Phone: (256) 632-6296

R & B Metals

8720 Highway 36 E 

Lacey Springs, Alabama 35754

Phone: (256) 261-8200

Matter Management

1400 Porter Road 

Sylvan Springs, Alabama 35118

Phone: 205-788-1400

MCR Alloys

417 Ipsco Street 

Decatur, Alabama 35601

Phone: 256-350-2880

Moore Coal Company, Inc

129 North 4th Street 

Bessemer, Alabama 35020

Phone: (205) 424-2705

West Converters & Scrap Metal

8746 Hwy 36 East 

Lacey Springs, Alabama 35754

Phone: (256) 883-0764

Peek Auto Parts

1937 2nd Avenue SW 

Cullman, Alabama 35055

Phone: 1-800-963-9599


6147 Sunrise Drive 

Pinson, Alabama 35126

Phone: 205-680-4589

Exit 100 Metal Recycling

13051 Ridgewood Dr 

Bessemer, Alabama 35111

Phone: (205) 477-9950

Fortenberry’s Recycling

7162 Roy Webb Rd 

Piedmont, Alabama 36272

Phone: (256) 447-9000

All Star Auto Salvage

6791 Old Pascagoula Rd. 

Theodore, Alabama 36582

Phone: 251-653-1411


HC 60 Box 16 

Range, Alabama 35473

Phone: 251-248-2923


25285 Alabama 5 

Woodstock, Alabama 35188

Phone: (205)938-0000

Phillip’s Auto Recycling & Salvage, Inc.

RR 3 Box 102C 

Ozark, Alabama 36360

Phone: 334-299-3740


PO Box 175 

New Hope, Alabama 35760

Phone: 256-725-4472

Davis Foreign Auto Parts

10116 North Memorial Pkwy 

Huntsville, Alabama 35810

Phone: 256-859-0113


4225 Veterans Memorial Pkwy 

Lanett, Alabama 36863

Phone: 334-576-2114

Hill’s Auto Parts & Scrap Metal

PO Box 265 

Laceys Spring, Alabama 35754

Phone: 256-881-2535


402 S. Hickory St 

Foley, Alabama 36535

Gordon's Scrap Yard


2555 Schillinger Rd N, Semmes, AL 36575


ASM Recycling

2751 McKinney St 

Mobile, Alabama 36607

Phone: 251-470-0765