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Education Professors in Louisiana

Is Louisiana a good place for you to work as an Education Professor?

8.0% Jobs Projection
$56,680 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Education Professors in Louisiana is growing faster than average.

  • Education Professors in Louisiana earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Education Professors Work in Louisiana?

In Louisiana, there were 300 people working as Education Professors in the year 2018.

There were 220 Education Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 80 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Education Professors in LA Employment Trend

The typical state has 865 Education Professors working in it, which means Louisiana has fewer Education Professors than average.

Education Professors in LA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Louisiana

Jobs for Education Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 8.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.3%.

Job Projections for Education Professors: Nation vs. LA

Louisiana Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 20 annual job openings, and 270 total jobs in 2026 for Education Professors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 6,600 annual jobs and 82,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Education Professors Make in Louisiana?

In 2018 wages for Education Professors ranged from $17,100 to $83,820 with $56,680 being the median annual salary.

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

Education Professors Earnings: LA vs. National Average

Top Louisiana Metros for Education Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Education Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 150 $43,670

Top States for Education Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Education Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 5,590 $76,060
Texas 4,620 $62,710
Illinois 4,510 $52,560
California 3,380 $75,360
Ohio 3,080 $60,260
Pennsylvania 2,690 $63,530
North Carolina 2,500 $63,460
Massachusetts 1,890 $70,280
District of Columbia 1,850 $0
Florida 1,770 $63,850
Indiana 1,540 $62,900
Georgia 1,530 $71,570
New Jersey 1,400 $78,960
South Carolina 1,280 $57,590
Colorado 1,240 $61,260
Missouri 1,160 $69,430
Washington 1,150 $65,570
Michigan 1,130 $72,650
Minnesota 1,120 $68,090
Arizona 1,060 $72,380

Below are the states where Education Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $78,960
Hawaii $78,030
New York $76,060
Connecticut $75,890
Rhode Island $75,530
California $75,360
Alaska $74,770
Delaware $74,460
Wisconsin $73,510
Michigan $72,650

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