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Fast Facts for Pharmacists in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Pharmacists in Louisiana

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

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More Louisiana Pharmacy 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
Monroe
Doctorate
9,038
New Orleans
Doctorate
2,997

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Pharmacists

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:
Pharmacists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Pharmacists 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
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Baton Rouge700 $115,190
Alexandria180 $121,000
Lafayette510 $112,020
Lake Charles180 $129,660
Monroe260 $110,700
New Orleans-Metairie1260 $105,460
Shreveport-Bossier City410 $122,530
Hammond150 $139,820
Houma-Thibodaux210 $110,090

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