Managers in Louisiana
Want to work in Louisiana as a Manager? Read this first!
You’re in luck! Jobs for Managers in Louisiana are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Managers in Louisiana is growing faster than average.
Managers in Louisiana earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Managers Work in Louisiana?
In 2018, there were 9,790 Managers working in the state.
There were 8,170 Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 1,620 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Louisiana has more Managers than average.
Job Projections for Louisiana
Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 9.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.
Louisiana Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 1,300 annual job openings, and 17,420 total jobs in 2026 for Managers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 79,200 annual jobs and 1,071,700 total jobs in 2026.
What do Managers Make in Louisiana?
In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $37,850 to $142,440 with $79,900 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $18.2 to $68.48. The median hourly rate was $38.41.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $37.64 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.77.
The median salary in Louisiana is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Louisiana Metros for Managers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Managers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|New Orleans-Metairie, LA||3,360||$81,810|
|Baton Rouge, LA||2,260||$87,740|
|Shreveport-Bossier City, LA||720||$77,710|
|Lake Charles, LA||520||$82,320|
Top States for Managers Employment
View the list below to see where most Managers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||19,910||$141,320|
Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$141,320|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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