Accounting Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Accounting faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accounting schools in Harrisburg. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of accounting and accounting education in Harrisburg, which includes accounting training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Accounting Employment

Harrisburg 8,640
Pennsylvania 153,760

Exactly 8,640 of Pennsylvania's 153,760 accounting professionals work in Harrisburg. The number of accounting professionals in Harrisburg has shrunk by 14% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Harrisburg has decreased, overall employment in Harrisburg has increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Accounting employment growth

163,310 162,950 159,510 153,280 153,760
10,100 9,540 9,020 8,540 8,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$37,210 $43,238 $43,548 $43,145 $43,273
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

In Harrisburg, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,273 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Harrisburg. Accounting professionals in Harrisburg made a yearly average salary of $37,210, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Harrisburg.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Harrisburg

10th percentile
$28,622
25th percentile
$33,410
50th percentile
$39,768
75th percentile
$49,400
90th percentile
$64,250

Accounting professionals in Harrisburg make a median yearly salary of $39,768. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,622 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,250 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Accounting
$43,273
Finance
$64,436
Forensic Accounting
$65,685
Business
$84,371
Business Administration
$92,905
Small Business
$103,340

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Harrisburg

2

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

Accounting Programs Offered In Harrisburg

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Harrisburg's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Harrisburg

associate
50
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total55

Approximately 55 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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