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Hospitality Schools In Louisiana

Hospitality classes faculty can choose to work at one of 6 accredited hospitality schools in Louisiana. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the hospitality academic community in Louisiana, and the future trends in hospitality training at the following levels:


  1. Delgado Community College

    615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Louisiana State University Eunice

    2048 Johnson Hwy, Eunice, Louisiana 70535

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

    College Ave, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497-0002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Southern University at Shreveport

    3050 Martin Luther King Dr, Shreveport, Louisiana 71107

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Hospitality Employment

Louisiana 35,160
National 2,293,800

Approximately 2% of the country's hospitality professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Hospitality professionals In Louisiana

42,330 40,940 39,820 38,390 35,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Louisiana, hospitality is a shrinking field. There were 7,170 less hospitality professionals working in Louisiana in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 17% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the change in the number of hospitality professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of hospitality professionals has shrunk by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Hospitality VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$24,871 $26,600 $28,220 $29,289 $30,004
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of hospitality professionals is declining, the salaries paid to hospitality professionals are increasing in Louisiana. Hospitality professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $24,871 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $30,004 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in Louisiana

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Thus, hospitality professionals' salaries grew by 17% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Louisiana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of hospitality. The pay differential between the highest paid hospitality professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 109%

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Hotel Management

Hospitality professionals in Louisiana earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Hospitality programs available for each degree type for all schools in Louisiana


As the number of hospitality professionals is decreasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited hospitality schools in Louisiana state is increasing. In Louisiana, there were 94 graduates in 2006. And there were 108 graduates from hospitality courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 15% percent increase in the number of hospitality school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana. 38% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in hospitality.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of hospitality faculty in Louisiana, growth in the field of hospitality academia and faculty salaries in Louisiana. If you are involved in teaching hospitality courses to students at the certificate in hospitality, associates degree in hospitality, bachelors degree in hospitality, and masters degree in hospitality levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of hospitality in Louisiana. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see the data we have collected thus far.

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