Accounting Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

The city of Tuscaloosa has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in Tuscaloosa's accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes accounting training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Masters degree in Accounting
  • PhD degree in Accounting


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Accounting Employment

Tuscaloosa 2,470
Alabama 47,390

Exactly 2,470 of the 47,390 accounting professionals employed in Alabama, work in Tuscaloosa. There has been a 17% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Tuscaloosa between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Tuscaloosa has decreased, overall employment in Tuscaloosa has also decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Accounting employment growth

49,280 50,590 50,640 48,990 47,390
2,980 2,950 2,950 No data 2,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$32,225 $33,876 $34,686 No data $35,078
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

In Tuscaloosa, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $35,078 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Tuscaloosa. Accounting professionals in Tuscaloosa made a yearly average salary of $32,225, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tuscaloosa.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Tuscaloosa

10th percentile
$23,158
25th percentile
$27,130
50th percentile
$33,780
75th percentile
$41,680
90th percentile
$49,565

Accounting professionals in Tuscaloosa make a median yearly salary of $33,780. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,158 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 114% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa

Accounting
$35,078
Forensic Accounting
$53,410
Finance
$54,638
Business
$81,982
Small Business
$90,230
Business Administration
$90,230

Accounting professional salaries in Tuscaloosa are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Tuscaloosa

1

There is only one accredited accounting school in the city. Many of Tuscaloosa's accounting professionals are graduates of this school.

Accounting Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Tuscaloosa's accounting schools offer 3 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Tuscaloosa

associate
0
bachelor
192
master
74
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total268

Approximately 268 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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