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 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,650
25th Percentile Wage
$34,930
50th Percentile Wage
$44,280
75th Percentile Wage
$55,970
90th Percentile Wage
$66,180

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 $66,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.81
25th Percentile Wage
$16.80
50th Percentile Wage
$21.29
75th Percentile Wage
$26.91
90th Percentile Wage
$31.82

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $31.82. The median hourly salary is $21.29. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.81.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,2802.26%2.80%
201543,280-2.98%-
201444,57015.39%-
201337,710-14.13%-
201243,040--

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 $49,410. The highest paying area for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Louisiana is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with a median annual salary of $49,410. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Baton Rouge (mean annual salary $48,850). The lowest paying area is Hammond nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $27,810.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$49,410
Baton Rouge
$48,850
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$48,060
Lafayette
$36,840
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$35,280
Shreveport-Bossier City
$28,590
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$27,810


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