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Hospitality Schools
In New Orleans, Louisiana

There are 2 hospitality schools in New Orleans for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the hospitality academic community in New Orleans, and the future trends. Academia in hospitality includes hospitality training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Hospitality Employment

New Orleans 9,770
Louisiana 35,160

Of the 35,160 hospitality professionals employed in Louisiana, 9,770 work in New Orleans. Between 2006 and 2010, in New Orleans, there has been a 13% decline in the number of hospitality professionals. As the employment for hospitality professionals in New Orleans has decreased, overall employment in New Orleans has increased.

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Hospitality employment growth

42,330 40,940 39,820 38,390 35,160
11,280 10,860 11,050 9,830 9,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: New Orleans

Hospitality VS. All professions salaries in New Orleans

$26,704 $27,577 $29,600 $30,753 $31,911
$35,650 $36,640 $37,990 $39,210 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality in New Orleans
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Orleans

In New Orleans, salaries for hospitality professionals have increased. In 2010 New Orleans hospitality professionals earned an average yearly salary of $31,911. The average salary for hospitality professionals in New Orleans was $26,704 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of hospitality professionals in New Orleans is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in New Orleans

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

Hospitality professionals make a median salary of $28,826 per year in New Orleans. The 10% of hospitality professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,306 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 118% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in New Orleans

Hotel Management

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

Educational Trends

Hospitality schools in New Orleans


There are 2 accredited hospitality schools in the city. Many of New Orleans' hospitality professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Hospitality Programs Offered In New Orleans


New Orleans' hospitality schools offer 4 hospitality degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Hospitality Degrees In New Orleans


Approximately 57 students graduated from hospitality courses in 2010.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana

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