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Finance Schools
In New Orleans, Louisiana

Finance faculty can choose to work at one of 5 finance schools in New Orleans. The trends in New Orleans' finance academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes finance training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Finance Employment

New Orleans 7,800
Louisiana 23,860

Exactly 7,800 of the 23,860 finance professionals employed in Louisiana, work in New Orleans. Between 2006 and 2010, in New Orleans, there has been a 2% growth in the number of finance professionals. As the number of finance professionals in New Orleans has increased, overall employment in New Orleans has also increased.

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Finance employment growth

25,350 25,380 25,160 24,190 23,860
7,610 8,370 8,170 7,520 7,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: New Orleans

Finance VS. All professions salaries in New Orleans

$61,140 $62,651 $60,059 $62,251 $66,201
$35,650 $36,640 $37,990 $39,210 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in New Orleans
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Orleans

Salaries for finance professionals in New Orleans have increased. In 2010 finance professionals in New Orleans reportedly earned an average salary of $66,201 per year. Finance professionals in New Orleans made a yearly average salary of $61,140, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in New Orleans.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in New Orleans

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25th percentile
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75th percentile
90th percentile

Finance professionals make a median salary of $60,020 per year in New Orleans. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,933 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,187 per year.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in New Orleans

Risk Management
Business Administration
International Business
Business Management
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Finance schools in New Orleans


There are 5 accredited finance schools in the city. Many of New Orleans' finance professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Finance Programs Offered In New Orleans


There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in finance offered by New Orleans' finance schools.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In New Orleans


Approximately 468 students graduated from finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana

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