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Art, Drama, and Music Professors in Louisiana

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Art, Drama, and Music Professors in Louisiana

Want to work in Louisiana as an Art, Drama, or Music Professor? Read this first!

12.2% Jobs Projection
$56,740 Median Salary
50 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Art, Drama, and Music Professors in Louisiana are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Art, Drama, and Music Professors in Louisiana is growing faster than average.

  • Art, Drama, and Music Professors in Louisiana earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Art, Drama, and Music Professors Work in Louisiana?

There were approximately 490 workers employed as Art, Drama, and Music Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 460 Art, Drama, and Music Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Art, Drama, and Music Professors in LA Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,195 Art, Drama, and Music Professors working in it, which means Louisiana has fewer Art, Drama, and Music Professors than average.

Art, Drama, and Music Professors in LA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Louisiana

Jobs for Art, Drama, and Music Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 12.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.0%.

Job Projections for Art, Drama, and Music Professors: Nation vs. LA

Louisiana Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 50 annual job openings, and a total of 550 jobs for Louisiana Art, Drama, and Music Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 11,200 annual jobs and 137,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Art, Drama, and Music Professors Make in Louisiana?

In 2018 wages for Art, Drama, and Music Professors ranged from $34,830 to $99,380 with $56,740 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Louisiana is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Art, Drama, and Music Professors Earnings: LA vs. National Average

Top Louisiana Metros for Art, Drama, and Music Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Art, Drama, and Music Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 130 $45,790

Top States for Art, Drama, and Music Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Art, Drama, and Music Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 11,530 $78,520
California 9,710 $100,050
Texas 6,240 $67,000
Massachusetts 6,190 $79,170
Pennsylvania 5,050 $72,070
Ohio 4,110 $69,290
Illinois 3,940 $61,950
Florida 3,520 $63,850
Virginia 3,140 $0
North Carolina 2,860 $61,060
Michigan 2,710 $72,390
New Jersey 2,070 $75,310
Indiana 2,030 $59,210
Minnesota 2,030 $67,320
Washington 1,930 $61,280
Colorado 1,880 $55,400
Maryland 1,850 $69,790
Wisconsin 1,820 $68,330
Arizona 1,770 $77,480
Missouri 1,430 $70,720

Below are the states where Art, Drama, and Music Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $100,050
Connecticut $87,430
New Hampshire $81,490
District of Columbia $80,640
Massachusetts $79,170
New York $78,520
Arizona $77,480
New Jersey $75,310
Kentucky $73,630
Rhode Island $73,520

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Occupation LA Employment Total
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 150
Communications Professors 130
History Professors 110
Philosophy and Religion Professors 30

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