Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary vocational education teachers in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary vocational education teachers amongst 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 Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,220
25th Percentile Wage
$28,740
50th Percentile Wage
$36,460
75th Percentile Wage
$48,380
90th Percentile Wage
$59,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $59,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$36,460
-21.45% -18.05%
2016
$44,280
2.26% -
2015
$43,280
-2.98% -
2014
$44,570
15.39% -
2013
$37,710
-14.13% -
2012
$43,040
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in state of Louisiana ranges from $27,810 to $52,760. The highest paying area for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Louisiana is Alexandria with a median annual salary of $52,760. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner (mean annual salary $49,410). The lowest paying area is Hammond nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $27,810.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Alexandria
$52,760
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$49,410
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$48,060
Shreveport-Bossier City
$39,820
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$39,480
Baton Rouge
$38,680
Lafayette
$36,840
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$35,280
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$27,810




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