Postsecondary Biological Science Teacher Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary biological science teachers in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary biological science teachers 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 Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,680
25th Percentile Wage
$41,590
50th Percentile Wage
$63,960
75th Percentile Wage
$85,580
90th Percentile Wage
$126,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary biological science teachers in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $126,150. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,680.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary biological science teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$63,960
19.31% 12.15%
2015
$51,610
0.43% -
2014
$51,390
-8.52% -
2013
$55,770
-0.75% -
2012
$56,190
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary biological science teachers in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary biological science teachers in state of Louisiana ranges from $39,880 to $72,860. The highest paying area for postsecondary biological science teachers in Louisiana is Baton Rouge with a median annual salary of $72,860. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner (mean annual salary $46,840). The lowest paying area is Shreveport-Bossier City with a median annual salary of $39,880.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Baton Rouge
$72,860
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$46,840
Shreveport-Bossier City
$39,880




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