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Electricians Salary Information in Louisiana

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electricians in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,540
25th Percentile Wage
$40,020
50th Percentile Wage
$48,930
75th Percentile Wage
$60,250
90th Percentile Wage
$73,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,540.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.12
25th Percentile Wage
$19.23
50th Percentile Wage
$23.53
75th Percentile Wage
$28.97
90th Percentile Wage
$35.19

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electricians in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.19. The median hourly salary is $23.53. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.12.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,9304.07%9.81%
201546,9403.60%-
201445,2501.10%-
201344,7501.39%-
201244,130--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electricians in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electricians in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electricians in state of Louisiana ranges from $42,910 to $51,660. The highest paying area for electricians in Louisiana is Baton Rouge with a median annual salary of $51,660. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $51,260). The lowest paying area is Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $42,910.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Baton Rouge
$51,660
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$51,260
Lake Charles
$50,540
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$50,180
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$48,580
Alexandria
$48,030
Monroe
$47,900
Shreveport-Bossier City
$47,090
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$46,680
Lafayette
$44,800
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$44,670
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$42,910


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