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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Louisiana

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

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More Louisiana Police Patrol Officers Schools

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

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Baton Rouge
Associate
7,031
Bossier City
Associate
4,986
New Orleans
Associate
13,210
New Orleans
Bachelor
956
Grambling
Doctorate
5,161
Pineville
Masters
1,056
Alexandria
Bachelor
2,574
Eunice
Associate
2,864
Shreveport
Masters
3,948
Oakdale
Associate
310
Bogalusa
Associate
1,080
New Orleans
Masters & First Professional
4,360
Lake Charles
Masters
8,095
Thibodaux
Masters
6,864
Natchitoches
Masters
9,037
New Orleans
Masters
1,298
Lafayette
Associate
2,944
Hammond
Doctorate
14,744
Baton Rouge
Doctorate
8,288
New Orleans
Masters
2,648
Shreveport
Associate
2,337
Lake Charles
Associate
1,627
Monroe
Doctorate & First Professional
8,541
Lafayette
Doctorate
16,345

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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:
Police Patrol Officers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Police Patrol Officers 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
Alexandria 300 $33,750
Baton Rouge 1640 $42,780
Hammond 100 $33,110
Houma 600 N/A
Thibodaux 600 N/A
Lafayette 1010 $37,480
Lake Charles 700 $34,700
Monroe 290 $29,630
New Orleans 3570 $39,860
Metairie 3570 $39,860
Shreveport 830 $44,900
Bossier City 830 $44,900

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