Civil Engineering Schools
In New Orleans, Louisiana

In New Orleans, there are 2 civil engineering schools where civil engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of civil engineering and civil engineering education in New Orleans, which includes civil engineering training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Civil Engineering Employment

New Orleans 2,360
Louisiana 6,890

Exactly 2,360 of Louisiana's 6,890 civil engineering professionals work in New Orleans. Between 2006 and 2010, in New Orleans, there has been a 31% growth in the number of civil engineering professionals. As the employment for civil engineering professionals in New Orleans has increased, overall employment in New Orleans has also increased.

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Civil Engineering employment growth

5,660 5,470 6,240 6,540 6,890
1,800 1,750 1,560 1,880 2,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: New Orleans

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in New Orleans

$53,633 $54,533 $57,020 $57,080 $60,360
$35,650 $36,640 $37,990 $39,210 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering in New Orleans
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Orleans

Salaries for civil engineering professionals in New Orleans have increased. New Orleans civil engineering professionals made $60,360 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for civil engineering professionals in New Orleans was $53,633 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in New Orleans.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in New Orleans

10th percentile
$37,003
25th percentile
$44,130
50th percentile
$56,817
75th percentile
$72,693
90th percentile
$91,517

Civil engineering professionals in New Orleans earn a median salary of $56,817 per year. The difference in pay between the civil engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 147%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,003 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,517 per year.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in New Orleans

Drafting
$51,585
Construction Management
$59,558
Architecture
$59,935
Civil Engineering
$60,360
Engineering
$78,385

Civil engineering professional salaries in New Orleans are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in New Orleans

2

Many of New Orleans' civil engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited civil engineering schools in the city.

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In New Orleans

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in civil engineering offered by New Orleans' civil engineering schools.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In New Orleans

associate
7
bachelor
22
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total29

In 2010 approximately 29 students graduated from civil engineering courses.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana

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