Accounting Schools
In Wheeling, Illinois

The city of Wheeling has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of accounting and accounting education in Wheeling, which includes accounting training at the following levels:

  • Accounting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Accounting


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wheeling Vs. Illinois Accounting Employment

Wheeling 86,500
Illinois 132,460

Of the 132,460 accounting professionals employed in Illinois, 86,500 work in Wheeling. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Wheeling has shrunk by 25%. Overall employment in Wheeling has increased.

Wheeling Vs. Illinois Accounting employment growth

171,170 161,420 158,230 142,870 132,460
115,190 107,360 107,500 94,380 86,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Wheeling

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Wheeling

$48,713 $50,843 $49,782 $48,492 $48,728
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Wheeling
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wheeling

Salaries for accounting professionals in Wheeling have increased. Wheeling accounting professionals made $48,728 per year, on average, in 2010. Accounting professionals in Wheeling made a yearly average salary of $48,713, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Wheeling is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Wheeling

10th percentile
$30,657
25th percentile
$37,457
50th percentile
$46,030
75th percentile
$56,998
90th percentile
$70,363

Accounting professionals make a median salary of $46,030 per year in Wheeling. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 130%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,657 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,363 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Wheeling

Accounting
$48,728
Forensic Accounting
$74,660
Finance
$82,754
Business
$94,219
Business Administration
$95,005
Small Business
$120,660

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Wheeling

1

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

Accounting Programs Offered In Wheeling

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Wheeling's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Wheeling

associate
19
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total21

Approximately 21 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Wheeling, Illinois

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