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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Louisiana

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

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
New Orleans
Associates
14,258
Monroe
Doctorate
9,291
Bossier City
Associates
6,596

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Occupational Therapists

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

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City190 $90,650
Baton Rouge480 $88,970
Houma-Thibodaux40 $90,360
Lafayette140 $89,110
Alexandria60 $89,420
Lake Charles100 $75,290
Hammond60 $88,050
Monroe70 $93,350
New Orleans-Metairie390 $83,610

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