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) among 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,310
25th Percentile Wage
$49,930
50th Percentile Wage
$66,480
75th Percentile Wage
$88,070
90th Percentile Wage
$107,250

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 $107,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,310.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of architects (except landscape and naval) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,480
0.08% -6.89%
2016
$66,430
2.81% -
2015
$64,560
-3.11% -
2014
$66,570
-2.04% -
2013
$67,930
-4.61% -
2012
$71,060
- -

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 $52,310 to $76,630. The highest paying area for architects (except landscape and naval) in Louisiana is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with a median annual salary of $76,630. 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 $52,310.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$76,630
Alexandria
$65,660
Monroe
$65,520
Lake Charles
$63,330
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$59,330
Shreveport-Bossier City
$58,490
Baton Rouge
$57,250
Lafayette
$52,310




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