Average Salary for State of Louisiana (LA) Employees

The typical salary at State of Louisiana (LA) is $57K per year. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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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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About This Company

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 


The State of Louisiana

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Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to approximately $51K. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make around $30K. The largest fraction of State of Louisiana (LA) people (32 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn $69K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Comptia A+ Service Technicians are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $49K. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at State of Louisiana (LA) come out on top, and their salaries approach about $59K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Operations Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $81K. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Budget Management; one in seven deem it necessary for work. Some other standard skills here are System Administration, Scheduling, and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation days are a given for a little more than half of workers, but State of Louisiana (LA) rewards only half of workers with paid sick leave. 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. Perks cover health insurance for the greater part of workers and dental coverage for more than two-fifths of workers. Some other advantages of working at State of Louisiana (LA) are a defined benefit retirement plan, flexible hours, and life insurance.

Key Stats for State of Louisiana (LA)


65 %
35 %
$26,512 - $75,940
$41,915 - $78,611
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
$47,600 - $74,000

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