Financial Managers in Louisiana
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Financial Managers in Louisiana are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Financial Managers in Louisiana is growing faster than average.
Financial Managers in Louisiana earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Financial Managers Work in Louisiana?
5,280 people worked as Financial Managers in 2018 in this state.
There were 5,060 Financial Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 220 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 6,900 Financial Managers working in it, which means Louisiana has fewer Financial Managers than average.
Job Projections for Louisiana
Jobs for Financial Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 19.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 18.7%.
Louisiana Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 500 annual job openings, and 5,980 total jobs in 2026 for Financial Managers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 56,900 annual jobs and 689,000 total jobs in 2026.
What do Financial Managers Make in Louisiana?
In 2018 wages for Financial Managers ranged from $56,610 to $172,900 with $93,300 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.22 to $83.12. The median hourly rate was $44.85.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $42.25 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $2.60.
The median salary in Louisiana is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Louisiana Metros for Financial Managers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Financial Managers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|New Orleans-Metairie, LA||1,800||$96,570|
|Baton Rouge, LA||1,170||$97,410|
|Shreveport-Bossier City, LA||390||$88,700|
|Lake Charles, LA||240||$92,070|
Top States for Financial Managers Employment
View the list below to see where most Financial Managers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Financial Managers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$150,550|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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