Louisiana Heavy Truck Driving Schools and Careers

Career Information for Heavy Truck Drivers in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Heavy Truck Drivers in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Heavy Truck Drivers in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Shreveport, Lake Charles and New Orleans

Schools for Heavy Truck Drivers in Louisiana are listed below.

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More Louisiana Truck Driving Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Louisiana Technical College-Delta-Ouachita Campus West Monroe Associate 758
Louisiana Technical College-Lafourche Campus Thibodaux Associate 424
Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial Campus Morgan City Associate 964

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Heavy Truck Drivers

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:
Heavy Truck Drivers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Heavy Truck Drivers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Alexandria 680 $30050 0.91
Baton Rouge 4600 $39710 0.97
Hammond 470 $38670 0.93
Houma 1480 $40860 1.25
Thibodaux 1480 $40860 1.25
Lafayette 2920 $36130 1.11
Lake Charles 1020 $35230 0.86
Monroe 1010 $37170 1.1
New Orleans 5700 $38550 0.84
Metairie 5700 $38550 0.84
Shreveport 2010 $37770 0.91
Bossier City 2010 $37770 0.91
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