Accounting Schools
In Athens, Alabama

The city of Athens has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the city of Athens, which encompasses accounting training at the accounting bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Alabama Accounting Employment

Athens 5,370
Alabama 47,390

Of the 47,390 accounting professionals employed in Alabama, 5,370 work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Athens has grown by 11%. As the employment for accounting professionals in Athens has increased, overall employment in Athens has decreased.

Athens Vs. Alabama Accounting employment growth

49,280 50,590 50,640 48,990 47,390
4,820 4,840 5,040 5,250 5,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$40,878 $39,800 $41,837 $43,988 $47,583
$41,270 $43,260 $44,540 $46,220 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

In Athens, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Athens reportedly earned an average salary of $47,583 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in Athens made an average salary of $40,878 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Athens

10th percentile
$27,923
25th percentile
$35,353
50th percentile
$46,872
75th percentile
$58,842
90th percentile
$69,340

Accounting professionals in Athens make a median yearly salary of $46,872. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,923 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 148% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Athens

Accounting
$47,583
Forensic Accounting
$70,635
Finance
$77,186
Business
$95,688
Business Administration
$99,750
Small Business
$114,010

On average accounting professionals in Athens earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Athens.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Athens

1

Many of Athens' accounting professionals are graduates of the only accredited accounting school in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Athens' accounting school offers one accounting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
67
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total67

In 2010 approximately 67 students completed accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Athens, Alabama

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