Preschool Teacher, Except Special Education Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for preschool 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 preschool teachers, except special education among Louisiana cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,110
25th Percentile Wage
$23,780
50th Percentile Wage
$35,510
75th Percentile Wage
$47,320
90th Percentile Wage
$56,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool 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 $56,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,110.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of preschool teachers, except special education from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,510
-8.25% 24.22%
2016
$38,440
-3.98% -
2015
$39,970
13.96% -
2014
$34,390
16.43% -
2013
$28,740
6.37% -
2012
$26,910
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of preschool teachers, except special education in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of preschool teachers, except special education in state of Louisiana ranges from $19,310 to $42,290. The highest paying area for preschool teachers, except special education in Louisiana is Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $42,290. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Lafayette (mean annual salary $41,360). The lowest paying area is Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux with a median annual salary of $19,310.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$42,290
Lafayette
$41,360
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$40,270
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$38,420
Monroe
$36,230
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$35,980
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$32,400
Baton Rouge
$31,350
Shreveport-Bossier City
$31,270
Alexandria
$20,080
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$19,310




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