Civil Engineering Technician Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for civil engineering technicians in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of civil engineering technicians amongst Louisiana metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,770
25th Percentile Wage
$37,850
50th Percentile Wage
$49,860
75th Percentile Wage
$61,290
90th Percentile Wage
$73,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineering technicians in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,770.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.79
25th Percentile Wage
$18.20
50th Percentile Wage
$23.97
75th Percentile Wage
$29.47
90th Percentile Wage
$35.29

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for civil engineering technicians in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.29. The median hourly salary is $23.97. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.79.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of civil engineering technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201649,8608.97%13.28%
201545,3900.68%-
201445,0803.53%-
201343,4900.57%-
201243,240--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in state of Louisiana ranges from $40,400 to $53,110. The highest paying area for civil engineering technicians in Louisiana is Baton Rouge with a median annual salary of $53,110. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Lafayette (mean annual salary $50,340). The lowest paying area is New Iberia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $40,400.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Baton Rouge
$53,110
Lafayette
$50,340
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$49,370
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$48,140
Shreveport-Bossier City
$46,700
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$46,290
Lake Charles
$44,850
Alexandria
$44,680
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$44,520
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$43,790
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$40,400


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