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Hospitality Schools
In Lafayette, Louisiana

Hospitality faculty can choose to work at only one hospitality school in Lafayette. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the hospitality academic community in Lafayette, and the future trends. Academia in hospitality includes hospitality training at the hospitality bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Hospitality Employment

Lafayette 2,050
Louisiana 35,160

Exactly 2,050 of the 35,160 hospitality professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Lafayette. The number of hospitality professionals in Lafayette has shrunk by 26% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Lafayette has also decreased.

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Hospitality employment growth

42,330 40,940 39,820 38,390 35,160
2,760 2,780 2,690 2,750 2,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Hospitality VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$21,732 $22,988 $26,716 $26,862 $26,535
$32,480 $34,490 $35,620 $36,300 $37,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

Salaries for hospitality professionals in Lafayette have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $26,535 per year was earned by hospitality professionals in Lafayette. The average salary for hospitality professionals in Lafayette was $21,732 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of hospitality professionals in Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in Lafayette

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Hospitality professionals in Lafayette earn a median salary of $26,253 per year. The difference in pay between the hospitality professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 85%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,512 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $36,148 per year.

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in Lafayette


On average hospitality professionals in Lafayette earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Lafayette.

Educational Trends

Hospitality schools in Lafayette


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

Hospitality Programs Offered In Lafayette


Lafayette's hospitality school offers one hospitality degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Hospitality Degrees In Lafayette


In 2010 approximately 25 students completed hospitality courses.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Louisiana

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