Opelousas, Louisiana 

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  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONOpelousas, LouisianaUnited States
  $15,266$31,177
  $20,005$57,652
  7.26
  -2.22%-6.18%
  13.24%33.51%
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The unemployment rate in Opelousas is 7.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


YOU SHOULD KNOW

- That Job Growth in Opelousas has been Negative.
- Jobs have Decreased by 0.1% over the past year.
- The average salary in Opelousas is $21,373.
- The median home cost in Opelousas is $123,300

  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONOpelousas, LouisianaUnited States
  Management$47,177$65,643
  Business, Financial$39,250$55,431
  Computer, Math $73,554
  Architecture, Engineering $74,001
  Sciences $55,336
  Social Service$32,115$38,592
  Legal$83,906$74,395
  Education$21,964$39,450
  Arts, Entertainment $36,374
  Health Practitioners$89,375$64,417
  Health Technicians$21,821$35,954
  Healthcare Support$13,163$22,334
  Fire Fighters$16,146$29,766
  Law Enforcement$40,455$55,397
  Food Prep, Serving$15,234$13,351
  Cleaning, Maintenance$13,832$18,423
  Personal Care$13,194$15,351
  Sales, Related$16,679$26,485
  Office Admin, Support$24,276$29,268
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry $19,254
  Construction, Extraction$45,000$32,468
  Maintence, Repair$46,484$40,948
  Production$27,893$31,479
  Transportation$33,750$32,663
  Material Moving$23,590$22,126
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYOpelousas, LouisianaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$20,347$24,135
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$65,724$62,204
  Construction$43,229$35,300
  Manufacturing$28,071$42,158
  Wholesale Trade$39,135$41,714
  Retail Trade$18,200$21,666
  Transportation and Warehousing$52,727$40,449
  Utilities$0$62,996
  Information$18,971$48,512
  Finance and Insurance$30,625$50,584
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$39,861$36,265
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$31,571$59,897
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$0$61,392
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$16,154$23,873
  Educational Services$22,743$37,346
  Health Care and Social Assistance$19,226$33,234
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$14,188$21,042
  Accommodation and Food Services$13,255$14,790
  Other Services$13,241$22,627
  Public Administration$36,458$51,719
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Reviews for Opelousas    2 Reviews
Follow-up to previous, After 18 months of living i - 1/21/2008
After living in Opelousas, for 18 months I'll respond to changes from my provous post. The 24 Hour liquior sales has been banned, except at the Evangeline Downs... Read More

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Nice City - 3/2/2007
Hello all I'm new to Opelousas, At first When i moved here I was like why did I move here, The Roads are horrible , Infrustructure needs lots of updating (Ex. Water... Read More


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