Architectural and Engineering Manager Salary Information in Lake Charles, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and engineering managers in Lake Charles, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of architectural and engineering managers in Lake Charles is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Architectural and Engineering Managers in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$92,270
25th Percentile Wage
$118,420
50th Percentile Wage
$141,500
75th Percentile Wage
$159,780
90th Percentile Wage
$187,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and engineering managers in Lake Charles, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $187,620. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $141,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $92,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of architectural and engineering managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$141,500
3.34% 14.44%
2016
$136,780
0.86% -
2015
$135,600
-1.31% -
2014
$137,380
4.56% -
2013
$131,110
7.66% -
2012
$121,070
- -

Table 3. Compare Architectural and Engineering Manager Salary in Lake Charles with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $141,500 in Lake Charles is in the middle of salary range for architectural and engineering managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of architectural and engineering managers in Lake Charles is 5.0 percent (5.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Baton Rouge and 37.4 percent (37.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Alexandria.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Baton Rouge
$148,880
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$145,860
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$143,550
Lafayette
$143,510
Lake Charles
$141,500
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$134,060
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$125,800
Monroe
$124,230
Shreveport-Bossier City
$117,290
Alexandria
$88,530



See also: Top paying jobs in Lake Charles, Louisiana.