Accounting Schools
In Columbus, Ohio

Accounting faculty can choose to work at one of 11 accounting schools in Columbus. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Columbus, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Ohio Accounting Employment

Columbus 27,510
Ohio 133,180

Exactly 27,510 of Ohio's 133,180 accounting professionals work in Columbus. The number of accounting professionals in Columbus has shrunk by 0% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Columbus has decreased, overall employment in Columbus has increased.

Columbus Vs. Ohio Accounting employment growth

150,390 145,590 145,180 137,750 133,180
27,540 27,320 28,380 27,190 27,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$35,612 $40,833 $42,677 $39,636 $46,900
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

Salaries for accounting professionals in Columbus have increased. Columbus accounting professionals made $46,900 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Columbus was $35,612 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Columbus is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Columbus

10th percentile
$30,410
25th percentile
$37,268
50th percentile
$45,227
75th percentile
$54,267
90th percentile
$64,362

Accounting professionals in Columbus make a median yearly salary of $45,227. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,410 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,362 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Columbus

Accounting
$46,900
Forensic Accounting
$65,925
Finance
$70,481
Business
$95,724
Business Administration
$109,915
Small Business
$115,180

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Columbus

11

There are 11 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Columbus' accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Columbus

associate
4
bachelor
6
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total14

There are a total of 14 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Columbus' accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Columbus

associate
45
bachelor
581
master
124
doctor
1
Certificate
24
Total775

Approximately 775 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Ohio

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