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Opticians, Dispensing Salary Information in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of opticians, dispensing in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of opticians, dispensing in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Opticians, Dispensing in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,160
25th Percentile Wage
$27,020
50th Percentile Wage
$30,930
75th Percentile Wage
$35,400
90th Percentile Wage
$38,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for opticians, dispensing in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $38,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $30,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,160.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of opticians, dispensing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$30,930
8.28% 24.60%
2016
$28,370
0.28% -
2015
$28,290
0.92% -
2014
$28,030
-4.00% -
2013
$29,150
20.00% -
2012
$23,320
- -

Table 3. Compare Opticians, Dispensing Salary in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $30,930 in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux is in the middle of salary range for opticians, dispensing in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of opticians, dispensing in Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux is 12.6 percent (12.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Monroe and 22.7 percent (22.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Alexandria.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Monroe
$35,390
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$33,200
Baton Rouge
$32,840
Shreveport-Bossier City
$31,390
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$30,930
Lafayette
$30,100
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$28,670
Lake Charles
$28,270
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$27,610
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$27,360
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$25,720
Alexandria
$23,900



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