Construction Schools in New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans has a population of 484,674 and is located in Orleans county.

Construction schools in New Orleans charged students an average tuition of $11,711.00 if they were Louisiana residents, and $13,177.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.

Books and supplies for construction schools in New Orleans cost an average of $1,033.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at construction schools in New Orleans was $7,228.00. The average cost for students living at home was $2,821.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one construction college in New Orleans for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 29 students completed construction programs in New Orleans.

Construction Schools in New Orleans

Delgado Community College

615 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA, 70119

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Electrician
  • Certification in Painting / Painter and Wall Coverer
  • Certification in Pipefitting / Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter


  • Tuition (in-state): $1,830.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $4,762.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): Not Available
  • Room & Board (off campus): $8,236.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 1,141
  • Average aid received per student: $3,262.00

Construction Salary in New Orleans

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Construction Managers$67,860.00610
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers$56,730.002,270
Brickmasons and Blockmasons$42,490.00200
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers$45,160.00360
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators$33,650.00Not available
Pile-Driver Operators$37,320.00130
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators$39,220.002,000
Insulation Workers, Mechanical$39,370.00480
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters$41,330.002,690
Construction and Building Inspectors$52,820.00Not available
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers$34,830.00310

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