Average Salary for State of Louisiana (LA) Employees

Employees at State of Louisiana (LA) make $52K annually on average. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Read More
State of Louisiana (LA) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Grants/Contracts Specialist
2 profiles
$36,346
$28K$48K

United States (change)

See all degrees for State of Louisiana (LA) »
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
  • View Table

Find out more about pay at State of Louisiana (LA)

About This Company

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

Government

The State of Louisiana


Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $44K per year. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $65K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (38 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make around $59K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

State of Louisiana (LA) compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $66K annually.

Skills

The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Budget Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $77K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Office; nearly one in four deem it necessary for work. Key skills also include Microsoft Excel, Windows Operating System General Use, and Curriculum Planning.

Gender

Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Only one in three survey participants enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, State of Louisiana (LA) provides an optional 401(k) plan, and around half participate. Most survey participants can count on health insurance, and one in four workers have dental coverage as a benefit. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment.

State of Louisiana (LA) Job Listings

Key Stats for State of Louisiana (LA)

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
Salary
$45,307
Salary
$42,731 - $76,724

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
30%

Popular Locations for State of Louisiana (LA)

  1. Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.

newsletter icon

Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.