General and Operations Manager Salary Information in Lake Charles, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general and operations managers in Lake Charles, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of general and operations managers in Lake Charles is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General and Operations Managers in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,020
25th Percentile Wage
$61,900
50th Percentile Wage
$81,920
75th Percentile Wage
$124,300
90th Percentile Wage
$190,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general and operations managers in Lake Charles, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $190,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $51,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.53
25th Percentile Wage
$29.76
50th Percentile Wage
$39.38
75th Percentile Wage
$59.76
90th Percentile Wage
$91.48

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for general and operations managers in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $91.48. The median hourly salary is $39.38. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.53.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,9204.90%-4.09%
201577,910-2.79%-
201480,080-0.84%-
201380,750-5.60%-
201285,270--

Table 3. Compare General and Operations Manager Salary in Lake Charles with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $81,920 in Lake Charles is in the middle of salary range for general and operations managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of general and operations managers in Lake Charles is 13.4 percent (13.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Baton Rouge and 23.7 percent (23.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Hammond nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Baton Rouge
$94,610
Shreveport-Bossier City
$92,040
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$91,550
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$90,820
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$88,540
Lafayette
$87,150
Lake Charles
$81,920
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$77,520
Alexandria
$77,100
Monroe
$72,140
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$65,390
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$62,480

See also: Top paying jobs in Lake Charles, Louisiana.