Elementary School Teacher, Except Special Education Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for elementary school teachers, except special education in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elementary school teachers, except special education 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 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,010
25th Percentile Wage
$42,890
50th Percentile Wage
$47,320
75th Percentile Wage
$52,770
90th Percentile Wage
$60,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary school teachers, except special education in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $60,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,010.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary school teachers, except special education in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elementary school teachers, except special education from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201647,320-0.30%-0.53%
201547,4601.37%-
201446,8100.81%-
201346,430-2.46%-
201247,570--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of elementary school teachers, except special education in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elementary school teachers, except special education in state of Louisiana ranges from $41,630 to $49,510. The highest paying area for elementary school teachers, except special education in Louisiana is Shreveport-Bossier City with a median annual salary of $49,510. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Baton Rouge (mean annual salary $48,950). The lowest paying area is Alexandria with a median annual salary of $41,630.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City
$49,510
Baton Rouge
$48,950
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$48,190
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$47,520
Monroe
$47,180
Lafayette
$47,040
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$47,020
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$45,640
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$43,570
Alexandria
$41,630


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