Architecture Schools
In Lafayette, Louisiana

In Lafayette, there is only one architecture school where architecture faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in architecture in the city of Lafayette, which encompasses architecture training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Architecture
  • Masters degree in Architecture


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Architecture Employment

Lafayette 200
Louisiana 2,340

Exactly 200 of Louisiana's 2,340 architecture professionals work in Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lafayette, there has been a 186% growth in the number of architecture professionals. As the number of architecture professionals in Lafayette has increased, overall employment in Lafayette has decreased.

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Architecture employment growth

2,380 2,590 2,740 2,690 2,340
70 130 180 180 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Architecture VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$48,770 $45,120 $51,560 $49,270 $59,405
$32,480 $34,490 $35,620 $36,300 $37,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

In Lafayette, salaries for architecture professionals have increased. In 2010 Lafayette architecture professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,405. Architecture professionals in Lafayette made a yearly average salary of $48,770, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of architecture professionals in Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in Lafayette

10th percentile
$38,785
25th percentile
$46,030
50th percentile
$54,390
75th percentile
$72,245
90th percentile
$87,765

Architecture professionals make a median salary of $54,390 per year in Lafayette. The 10% of architecture professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,785 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 126% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in Lafayette

Design
$30,990
Drafting
$41,320
Architecture
$59,405
Civil Engineering
$68,147

Lafayette architecture professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Architecture schools in Lafayette

1

There is only one accredited architecture school in the city. Many of Lafayette's architecture professionals are graduates of this school.

Architecture Programs Offered In Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in architecture offered by Lafayette's architecture schools.

Student Completed Architecture Degrees In Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
36
master
16
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total52

Approximately 52 students graduated from architecture courses in 2010.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Louisiana

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