Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for architects (except landscape and naval) in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of architects (except landscape and naval) amongst Louisiana cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,020
25th Percentile Wage
$51,040
50th Percentile Wage
$66,430
75th Percentile Wage
$88,180
90th Percentile Wage
$113,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects (except landscape and naval) in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $113,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.72
25th Percentile Wage
$24.54
50th Percentile Wage
$31.94
75th Percentile Wage
$42.39
90th Percentile Wage
$54.69

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for architects (except landscape and naval) in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $54.69. The median hourly salary is $31.94. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.72.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of architects (except landscape and naval) from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201666,4302.81%-6.97%
201564,560-3.11%-
201466,570-2.04%-
201367,930-4.61%-
201271,060--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in state of Louisiana ranges from $56,640 to $75,400. The highest paying area for architects (except landscape and naval) in Louisiana is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with a median annual salary of $75,400. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Alexandria (mean annual salary $65,660). The lowest paying area is Lafayette with a median annual salary of $56,640.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$75,400
Alexandria
$65,660
Monroe
$65,520
Shreveport-Bossier City
$60,250
Baton Rouge
$58,790
Lafayette
$56,640



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