Finance Schools
In Lafayette, Louisiana

The city of Lafayette has only one school where finance faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of finance and finance education in Lafayette, which includes finance training at the finance bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Finance Employment

Lafayette 1,480
Louisiana 23,860

Of the 23,860 finance professionals employed in Louisiana, 1,480 work in Lafayette. There has been a 5% decline in the number of finance professionals in Lafayette between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lafayette has also decreased.

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Finance employment growth

25,350 25,380 25,160 24,190 23,860
1,550 1,770 1,410 1,500 1,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$54,878 $58,616 $57,025 $59,456 $61,702
$32,480 $34,490 $35,620 $36,300 $37,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

As the number of finance professionals in Lafayette has shrunk, salaries for finance professionals have increased. In 2010 Lafayette finance professionals earned an average yearly salary of $61,702. Four years earlier in 2006, finance professionals in Lafayette made an average salary of $54,878 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lafayette.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Lafayette

10th percentile
$33,890
25th percentile
$42,348
50th percentile
$57,314
75th percentile
$78,532
90th percentile
$96,502

Finance professionals in Lafayette make a median yearly salary of $57,314. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 185% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Lafayette

Risk Management
$35,900
Accounting
$36,270
Finance
$61,702
Marketing
$74,640
Business Administration
$84,550
Business
$93,334
International Business
$97,712
Business Management
$99,687
Small Business
$101,640

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

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Lafayette

1

Many of Lafayette's finance professionals are graduates of the only accredited finance school in the city.

Finance Programs Offered In Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Lafayette's finance schools offer 2 finance degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
92
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total92

Approximately 92 students graduated from finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Louisiana

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