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Fast Facts for Industrial Engineers in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Industrial Engineers in Louisiana

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

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More Louisiana Industrial Engineering Schools

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

School Name
Highest Award
Baton Rouge

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Industrial Engineers

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:
Industrial Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Industrial Engineers 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® 22.1 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 Rouge340 $107,430
Lafayette350 $87,610
Lake CharlesN/A $88,650
New Orleans-Metairie530 $108,020
Shreveport-Bossier City70 $96,070
Houma-Thibodaux230 $89,940

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