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-8% Jobs Projection
$27,610 Median Salary
950 Job Openings

While jobs for Tellers in Louisiana are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.

  • Employment for Tellers in Louisiana is expected to decrease.

  • Tellers in Louisiana earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Tellers Work in Louisiana?

In Louisiana, there were 8,370 people working as Tellers in the year 2018.

There were 8,680 Tellers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 310 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 6,220 Tellers working in it, which means Louisiana has more Tellers than average.


Job Projections for Louisiana

Jobs for Tellers in this state are declining at a rate of 7.5% which is a slower decline than the nationwide estimated projection of %.


Louisiana Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 950 annual job openings, and 8,460 total jobs in 2026 for Tellers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 51,500 annual jobs and 460,900 total jobs in 2026.

What do Tellers Make in Louisiana?

In 2018 wages for Tellers ranged from $20,020 to $37,200 with $27,610 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.63 to $17.89. The median hourly rate was $13.27.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $12.8 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.47.

The median salary in Louisiana is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Louisiana Metros for Tellers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Tellers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 2,210 $28,630
Baton Rouge, LA 1,400 $26,410
Lafayette, LA 1,050 $28,480
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA 830 $26,780
Lake Charles, LA 470 $26,870
Alexandria, LA 440 $25,870
Monroe, LA 340 $29,120
Houma-Thibodaux, LA 230 $25,260
Hammond, LA 160 $27,940

Top States for Tellers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Tellers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 47,520 $28,130
California 43,070 $31,030
Florida 28,090 $31,280
New York 24,920 $31,100
Pennsylvania 20,500 $28,950
Illinois 18,530 $29,120
Ohio 18,080 $28,340
Michigan 15,180 $29,050
New Jersey 13,380 $32,020
North Carolina 11,850 $31,240
Georgia 11,680 $30,250
Missouri 11,080 $26,670
Wisconsin 11,060 $28,490
Washington 11,040 $32,970
Tennessee 11,000 $27,530
Virginia 10,980 $30,710
Massachusetts 10,970 $31,530
Indiana 9,880 $27,400
Alabama 9,630 $27,300
Louisiana 8,370 $27,610

Below are the states where Tellers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $34,420
Washington $32,970
Maryland $32,090
New Jersey $32,020
Massachusetts $31,530
Connecticut $31,500
Hawaii $31,320
Florida $31,280
North Carolina $31,240
New York $31,100

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