Accounting Schools
In West Columbia, South Carolina

Accounting faculty can choose to work at only one accounting school in West Columbia. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in West Columbia, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the accounting associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Accounting Employment

West Columbia 9,770
South Carolina 45,210

Of the 45,210 accounting professionals employed in South Carolina, 9,770 work in West Columbia. The number of accounting professionals in West Columbia has shrunk by 9% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in West Columbia has increased.

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Accounting employment growth

46,860 46,750 47,900 46,170 45,210
10,750 10,280 10,540 9,480 9,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: West Columbia

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in West Columbia

$37,105 $39,225 $39,913 $41,802 $44,142
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in West Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Columbia

Salaries for accounting professionals in West Columbia have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in West Columbia reportedly earned an average salary of $44,142 per year. Accounting professionals in West Columbia made a yearly average salary of $37,105, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in West Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in West Columbia

10th percentile
$27,268
25th percentile
$33,130
50th percentile
$41,488
75th percentile
$52,288
90th percentile
$66,353

Accounting professionals in West Columbia earn a median salary of $41,488 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,268 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $66,353 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in West Columbia

Accounting
$44,142
Forensic Accounting
$58,625
Finance
$68,024
Business
$85,541
Business Administration
$90,010
Small Business
$109,310

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in West Columbia

1

Many of West Columbia's accounting professionals are graduates of the only accredited accounting school in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In West Columbia

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

West Columbia's accounting school offers one accounting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In West Columbia

associate
34
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total34

Approximately 34 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in West Columbia, South Carolina

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