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The unemployment rate in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 6.80%, with job growth of 1.15%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 35.50%.

New Orleans, Louisiana Taxes
New Orleans, Louisiana,sales tax rate is 10.00%. Income tax is 4.00%.

New Orleans, Louisiana Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $27,255, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $36,964.

  ECONOMYNew Orleans, LouisianaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.80%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.15%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  35.50%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  10.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $27,255$28,555
  Household Income  $36,964$53,482
  Family Median Income  $48,381$65,443
  Income Less Than 15K  23.76%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  7.23%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  11.94%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  9.58%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  7.83%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  6.41%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  7.56%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  8.77%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  8.79%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  3.48%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  4.65%5.03%
  Management, business, finance  11.79%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.86%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.89%1.67%
  Legal  0.73%1.16%
  Education, library  8.27%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.48%5.67%
  Healthcare support  6.54%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.01%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  10.51%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.19%4.01%
  Personal care  0.17%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  21.19%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.12%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  20.35%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  3.91%12.09%


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