Accounting Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

In Jersey City, there are 4 accounting schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in Jersey City's accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes accounting training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Accounting Employment

Jersey City 158,360
New Jersey 108,250

Of the 108,250 accounting professionals employed in New Jersey, 158,360 work in Jersey City. There has been a 8% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Jersey City between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Jersey City has decreased, overall employment in Jersey City has increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Accounting employment growth

121,100 123,660 123,970 116,460 108,250
171,720 176,500 182,330 172,810 158,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$48,782 $49,333 $50,048 $51,010 $52,738
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

Salaries for accounting professionals in Jersey City have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,738 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Jersey City. Accounting professionals in Jersey City made a yearly average salary of $48,782, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Jersey City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Jersey City

10th percentile
$32,080
25th percentile
$39,038
50th percentile
$48,907
75th percentile
$62,233
90th percentile
$77,828

Accounting professionals in Jersey City earn a median salary of $48,907 per year. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 143%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,080 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,828 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Accounting
$52,738
Forensic Accounting
$81,095
Finance
$102,442
Business
$123,697
Business Administration
$137,305
Small Business
$159,210

On average accounting professional salaries in Jersey City are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Jersey City

4

There are 4 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Jersey City's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Jersey City

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Jersey City's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Jersey City

associate
63
bachelor
41
master
42
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total146

Approximately 146 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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