Accounting Schools
In Rockford, Illinois

The city of Rockford has 3 schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in Rockford's 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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Rockford Vs. Illinois Accounting Employment

Rockford 2,580
Illinois 132,460

Of the 132,460 accounting professionals employed in Illinois, 2,580 work in Rockford. There has been a 36% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Rockford between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of accounting professionals in Rockford has decreased, overall employment in Rockford has increased.

Rockford Vs. Illinois Accounting employment growth

171,170 161,420 158,230 142,870 132,460
4,050 3,640 3,250 3,040 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Rockford

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Rockford

$36,693 $38,705 $37,590 $37,126 $38,176
$36,690 $38,370 $39,610 $40,110 $41,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Rockford
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rockford

In Rockford, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. Rockford accounting professionals made $38,176 per year, on average, in 2010. Accounting professionals in Rockford made a yearly average salary of $36,693, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Rockford.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Rockford

10th percentile
$26,110
25th percentile
$30,900
50th percentile
$36,716
75th percentile
$44,518
90th percentile
$52,458

Rockford accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,716. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,110 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $52,458 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Rockford

Accounting
$38,176
Forensic Accounting
$48,720
Finance
$62,893
Business Administration
$78,050
Business
$84,934
Small Business
$98,760

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Rockford

3

There are 3 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Rockford's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Rockford

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total5

Rockford's accounting schools offer 5 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Rockford

associate
19
bachelor
10
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total36

In 2010 approximately 36 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Rockford, Illinois

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