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Fast Facts for Construction Equipment Operators in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Construction Equipment Operators in Louisiana

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

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More Louisiana Construction Equipment Operator Training Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Construction Equipment Operators

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:
Construction Equipment Operators

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Baton Rouge2160 $42,380
Alexandria220 $38,310
Lafayette690 $41,150
Lake Charles970 $55,270
Monroe190 $39,340
New Orleans-Metairie1490 $43,490
Shreveport-Bossier City740 $42,630
Houma-ThibodauxN/A N/A

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