Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers 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 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,900
25th Percentile Wage
$27,880
50th Percentile Wage
$40,150
75th Percentile Wage
$50,780
90th Percentile Wage
$60,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $60,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,900.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,150
-2.76% -3.66%
2016
$41,260
4.46% -
2015
$39,420
-23.82% -
2014
$48,810
-2.15% -
2013
$49,860
16.53% -
2012
$41,620
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in state of Louisiana ranges from $21,950 to $49,470. The highest paying area for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in Louisiana is Monroe with a median annual salary of $49,470. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Baton Rouge (mean annual salary $45,890). The lowest paying area is Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $21,950.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Monroe
$49,470
Baton Rouge
$45,890
Lafayette
$40,800
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$39,860
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$37,700
Shreveport-Bossier City
$37,210
Lake Charles
$26,890
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$21,950




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