Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teacher Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers among Louisiana areas 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 Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,840
25th Percentile Wage
$44,310
50th Percentile Wage
$56,550
75th Percentile Wage
$73,370
90th Percentile Wage
$98,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,550
3.27% -5.85%
2016
$54,700
2.07% -
2015
$53,570
-0.07% -
2014
$53,610
-8.24% -
2013
$58,030
-3.15% -
2012
$59,860
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in state of Louisiana ranges from $35,290 to $46,800. The highest paying area for postsecondary art, drama, and music teachers in Louisiana is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with a median annual salary of $46,800. The lowest paying area is Shreveport-Bossier City with a median annual salary of $35,290.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$46,800
Shreveport-Bossier City
$35,290




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