Secondary School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education among Louisiana 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,880
25th Percentile Wage
$44,070
50th Percentile Wage
$49,320
75th Percentile Wage
$57,490
90th Percentile Wage
$63,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,320
1.54% 3.16%
2016
$48,560
0.19% -
2015
$48,470
0.21% -
2014
$48,370
0.87% -
2013
$47,950
0.40% -
2012
$47,760
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in state of Louisiana ranges from $44,570 to $56,310. The highest paying area for secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Louisiana is Shreveport-Bossier City with a median annual salary of $56,310. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Baton Rouge (mean annual salary $51,080). The lowest paying area is Alexandria with a median annual salary of $44,570.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City
$56,310
Baton Rouge
$51,080
Monroe
$50,710
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$50,470
Lake Charles
$50,090
Lafayette
$48,520
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$47,840
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$47,600
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$46,950
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$46,810
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$45,330
Alexandria
$44,570




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