Accounting Schools
In Athens, Georgia

There are 2 accounting schools in Athens for faculty to choose from. The trends in Athens' accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes accounting training at the following levels:

  • Accounting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Accounting
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Masters degree in Accounting


Statistics

Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Georgia Accounting Employment

Athens 1,840
Georgia 103,210

Of the 103,210 accounting professionals employed in Georgia, 1,840 work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Athens has shrunk by 8%. Overall employment in Athens has increased.

Athens Vs. Georgia Accounting employment growth

101,960 104,760 112,660 107,070 103,210
2,000 2,050 1,950 1,830 1,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$37,410 $36,370 $35,603 $34,642 $37,465
$34,260 $35,170 $37,200 $38,110 $39,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

Salaries for accounting professionals in Athens have increased. Athens accounting professionals made $37,465 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for accounting professionals in Athens was $37,410 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Athens is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Athens

10th percentile
$23,478
25th percentile
$28,385
50th percentile
$34,718
75th percentile
$43,278
90th percentile
$53,500

Accounting professionals in Athens earn a median salary of $34,718 per year. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 128%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,478 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $53,500 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Athens

Accounting
$37,465
Forensic Accounting
$58,330
Finance
$79,504
Business Administration
$89,170
Business
$90,891
Small Business
$95,340

Athens accounting professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Athens

2

Many of Athens' accounting professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited accounting schools in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Athens

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total5

Athens' accounting schools offer 5 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Athens

associate
32
bachelor
169
master
84
doctor
0
Certificate
48
Total333

Approximately 333 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Athens, Georgia

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