Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Lafayette, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of natural sciences managers in Lafayette, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of natural sciences managers in Lafayette 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 Natural Sciences Managers in Lafayette, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,580
25th Percentile Wage
$62,750
50th Percentile Wage
$80,280
75th Percentile Wage
$101,990
90th Percentile Wage
$132,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Lafayette, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $132,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,580.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.72
25th Percentile Wage
$30.17
50th Percentile Wage
$38.60
75th Percentile Wage
$49.04
90th Percentile Wage
$63.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Lafayette, Louisiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $63.93. The median hourly salary is $38.60. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.72.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
201380,280-2.82%-2.82%
201282,540--

Table 3. Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Lafayette with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $80,280 in Lafayette is in the middle of salary range for natural sciences managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of natural sciences managers in Lafayette is 22.1 percent (22.1%) lower than that in the highest paying New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner and 2.3 percent (2.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Baton Rouge.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$103,120
Shreveport-Bossier City
$92,210
Alexandria
$87,170
Lafayette
$80,280
Baton Rouge
$78,460

See also: Top paying jobs in Lafayette, Louisiana.