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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in Louisiana

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

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More Louisiana Elementary School Teacher Training Schools

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

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Baton Rouge
Doctorate
31,409
Lafayette
Doctorate
17,519
Hammond
Doctorate
14,483
Ruston
Doctorate
12,672
Natchitoches
Doctorate
9,819
Monroe
Doctorate
9,038
New Orleans
Doctorate
8,037
Lake Charles
Masters
7,621
Thibodaux
Masters
6,255
Baton Rouge
Doctorate
5,877
Grambling
Doctorate
4,863
Shreveport
Doctorate
4,746
Alexandria
Bachelors
3,276
New Orleans
Doctorate
2,997
New Orleans
Masters
2,430
Pineville
Masters
1,093
New Orleans
Doctorate
1,040
Shreveport
Masters
549
Houma
N/A
60

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Elementary School Teachers

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:
Elementary School Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Elementary School Teachers 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
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Baton Rouge3980 $50,220
Alexandria970 $41,650
Lafayette2110 $48,130
Lake Charles1230 $47,250
Monroe1040 $48,600
New Orleans-Metairie5440 $49,690
Shreveport-Bossier City2430 $51,880
Houma-Thibodaux1390 $48,220

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