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Architecture Schools
In New Orleans, Louisiana

Architecture faculty can choose to work at one of 3 architecture schools in New Orleans. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the architecture academic community in New Orleans, and the future trends. Academia in architecture includes architecture training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Architecture Employment

New Orleans 810
Louisiana 2,340

Exactly 810 of the 2,340 architecture professionals employed in Louisiana, work in New Orleans. Between 2006 and 2010, in New Orleans, there has been a 5% decline in the number of architecture professionals. As the employment for architecture professionals in New Orleans has decreased, overall employment in New Orleans has increased.

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Architecture employment growth

2,380 2,590 2,740 2,690 2,340
850 770 650 750 810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: New Orleans

Architecture VS. All professions salaries in New Orleans

$51,080 $56,673 $60,453 $61,170 $59,935
$35,650 $36,640 $37,990 $39,210 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture in New Orleans
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Orleans

Salaries for architecture professionals in New Orleans have increased. In 2010 architecture professionals in New Orleans reportedly earned an average salary of $59,935 per year. The average salary for architecture professionals in New Orleans was $51,080 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of architecture professionals in New Orleans is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in New Orleans

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Architecture professionals in New Orleans make a median yearly salary of $56,405. The difference in pay between the architecture professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 142%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,545 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,730 per year.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in New Orleans

Civil Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Architecture schools in New Orleans


Many of New Orleans' architecture professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited architecture schools in the city.

Architecture Programs Offered In New Orleans


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in architecture offered by New Orleans' architecture schools.

Student Completed Architecture Degrees In New Orleans


In 2010 approximately 137 students graduated from architecture courses.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana

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