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Average Salary for State of Louisiana (LA) Employees

State of Louisiana (LA) employees typically bring home $57K annually. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

State of Louisiana (LA) typically pays:
below market

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Employer: State of Louisiana (LA)
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[-]Administrative Assistant (2)
$22,972 - $47,099  
[-]Administrative Assistant (2)
Total Pay$22,972 - $47,099  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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State of Louisiana (LA) Details

Baton Rouge, Louisiana


The State of Louisiana

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach about $30K. Average pay is typically $51K for those with five or more years experience. Overall, the greater share of State of Louisiana (LA) folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn $69K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $49K for Comptia A+ Service Technicians, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; State of Louisiana (LA) awards around $59K to these degree-holders.


Employees who count Operations Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $81K. Budget Management is regularly seen around here; roughly one in seven of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with System Administration, Scheduling, and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits include paid time off, but State of Louisiana (LA) hands out more vacation days than sick days; a little more than half of workers report receiving the former, but only one-half of workers report receiving the latter. State of Louisiana (LA) helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a defined benefit retirement plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a solid majority of workers, and just over two-fifths of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other perks are a defined benefit retirement plan, flexible hours, and life insurance.

Key Stats

65 %
35 %
$26,512 - $75,940
$41,915 - $78,611
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
$47,600 - $74,000

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