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Fast Facts for Cooks in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Houma and Lake Charles
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Baton Rouge and New Orleans
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houma and New Orleans

Salaries for Cooks in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Houma and New Orleans

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More Louisiana Cooking Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Bossier City
Associate
4,986
New Orleans
Associate
13,210
Baton Rouge
Associate
1,490
Metairie
Associate
639
Lafayette
Associate
969
Shreveport
Associate
1,160
Thibodaux
Masters
6,864
Chalmette
Associate
1,442
Lake Charles
Associate
1,627

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Cooks

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Cooks

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Cooks relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Baton Rouge 350 $29,930
Houma 140 $37,110
Thibodaux 140 $37,110
Lafayette 90 $18,980
New Orleans 330 $22,650
Metairie 330 $22,650
Shreveport N/A $22,850
Bossier City N/A $22,850

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