Finance Schools
In Baton Rouge, Louisiana

There are 2 finance schools in Baton Rouge for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of finance and finance education in Baton Rouge, which includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance
  • PhD degree in Finance


Professional Trends

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Finance Employment

Baton Rouge 5,610
Louisiana 23,860

Exactly 5,610 of the 23,860 finance professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Baton Rouge. Between 2006 and 2010, in Baton Rouge, there has been a 18% decline in the number of finance professionals. As the number of finance professionals in Baton Rouge has decreased, overall employment in Baton Rouge has increased.

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Finance employment growth

25,350 25,380 25,160 24,190 23,860
6,810 5,870 5,250 5,700 5,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Baton Rouge

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Baton Rouge

$62,708 $62,077 $60,997 $60,204 $63,469
$34,520 $35,250 $37,210 $38,170 $39,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Baton Rouge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Baton Rouge

As the number of finance professionals in Baton Rouge has shrunk, salaries for finance professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,469 per year was earned by finance professionals in Baton Rouge. Four years earlier in 2006, finance professionals in Baton Rouge made an average salary of $62,708 per year. The growth in the salary of finance professionals in Baton Rouge is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Baton Rouge

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Finance professionals in Baton Rouge earn a median salary of $55,986 per year. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,585 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,492 per year.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Baton Rouge

Risk Management
Business Administration
International Business
Business Management
Small Business

Finance professional salaries in Baton Rouge are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Baton Rouge


Many of Baton Rouge's finance professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited finance schools in the city.

Finance Programs Offered In Baton Rouge


Baton Rouge's finance schools offer 6 finance degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Baton Rouge


Approximately 202 students graduated from finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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