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Fast Facts for Pharmacy Technicians in Louisiana

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

Salaries for Pharmacy Technicians in Louisiana

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

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More Louisiana Pharmacy Technician 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
Total Enrollment
New Orleans
Associates
14,239
Monroe
Doctorate
9,181
Baton Rouge
Associates
7,908
Bossier City
Associates
6,734
Lafayette
Associates
6,534
Bogalusa
Associates
4,995
Alexandria
Bachelors
3,372
Alexandria
Associates
2,453
New Orleans
Doctorate
1,246
Baton Rouge
Associates
627
Bossier City
Associates
566
Lafayette
Associates
421
Shreveport
Bachelors
399
Baton Rouge
Associates
312
Baton Rouge
N/A
215
Covington
N/A
203
Lafayette
N/A
168
Shreveport
N/A
135
Lafayette
N/A
102
Lake Charles
N/A
84
Alexandria
N/A
82
Lafayette
N/A
78
Metairie
N/A
77
Baton Rouge
N/A
70
Houma
N/A
63
Kenner
N/A
47

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Pharmacy Technicians

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:
Pharmacy Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Pharmacy Technicians 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 Rouge1070 $31,500
Alexandria280 $31,330
Hammond170 $29,030
Houma-Thibodaux300 $32,460
Lafayette660 $29,810
Lake Charles300 $32,890
Monroe280 $29,080
New Orleans-Metairie1870 $29,900
Shreveport-Bossier City570 $31,390

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