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Risk Management Schools In Louisiana

There are 2 accredited risk management schools in Louisiana for faculty who teach risk management classes to choose from. The trends in Louisiana's risk management academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in risk management includes risk management training at the risk management bachelors degree level.


  1. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Risk Management Employment

Louisiana 1,270
National 235,170

Approximately 1% of the country's risk management professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Risk management professionals In Louisiana

1,020 1,200 1,180 970 1,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of risk management professionals is growing in Louisiana. In Louisiana, 250 more risk management professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has grown by 25% in four years. This is faster than the trend for risk management professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of risk management professionals has grown by 21% between 2006 and 2010.

Risk Management VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$60,680 $48,705 $49,400 $24,715 $49,515
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Risk Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to risk management professionals are declining in Louisiana. In 2006 risk management professionals made a mean salary of $60,680 per year, and in 2010 they made $49,515 per year.

Salary percentiles for Risk management professionals in Louisiana

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Thus, risk management professionals' salaries declined by 23% in 4 years. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In the state of Louisiana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of risk management. The pay differential between the highest paid risk management professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 209%

Average Salaries for Risk management professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Business Administration
Business Management
Emergency Management
Property Management
Risk Management
Small Business

In Louisiana, risk management professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Risk Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Louisiana


As the number of risk management professionals is increasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited risk management schools in Louisiana state is also increasing. In Louisiana, there were 24 graduates in 2006. And there were 35 graduates from risk management courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 46% percent increase in the number of risk management school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana. A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in risk management.

Risk Management Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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