Louisiana Medical Laboratory Technician Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Medical Lab Technicians in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Medical Lab Technicians in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Medical Lab Technicians in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Lafayette, Monroe and Baton Rouge

Schools for Medical Lab Technicians in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Medical Lab Schools in Louisiana

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Fortis Institute
Baton Rouge

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  • Programs: Medical Laboratory Technology, Sterile Processing Technician, Surgical Technology
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: Health Information Management
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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  • Programs: Surgical Technology - Associate in Occupational Studies
  • Degrees: Associate
Blue Cliff College

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  • Programs: Dialysis Technician - Diploma
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Louisiana Medical Lab Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bossier Parish Community College Bossier City Associate 4,986
Delgado Community College New Orleans Associate 13,210
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Houma Associate 1,296
Louisiana College Pineville Masters 1,056
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center at New Orleans New Orleans Doctorate & First Professional 2,234
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport Shreveport Doctorate & First Professional 800
Louisiana State University at Alexandria Alexandria Bachelor 2,574
Louisiana Tech University Ruston Doctorate 10,564
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Metairie Associate 639
Louisiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus Lafayette Associate 969
McNeese State University Lake Charles Masters 8,095
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches Masters 9,037
Our Lady of the Lake College Baton Rouge Masters 2,103
Southern University at Shreveport Shreveport Associate 2,337
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe Doctorate & First Professional 8,541

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Lab Technicians

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:
Medical Lab Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical Lab Technicians 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 70 $26650 0.96
Baton Rouge 490 $38330 1.11
Houma 40 $36190 0.35
Thibodaux 40 $36190 0.35
Lafayette 210 $28820 0.86
Lake Charles 90 $38400 0.77
New Orleans 810 $31080 1.28
Metairie 810 $31080 1.28
Shreveport 520 $28910 2.49
Bossier City 520 $28910 2.49
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