Business Schools
In Amherst, Massachusetts

There are 2 business schools in Amherst for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the business academic community in Amherst, and the future trends. Academia in business includes business training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Business
  • Masters degree in Business
  • PhD degree in Business


Statistics

Professional Trends

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Business Employment

Amherst 590
Massachusetts 151,320

Exactly 590 of the 151,320 business professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Amherst. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of business professionals in Amherst has grown by 59%. As the number of business professionals in Amherst has increased, overall employment in Amherst has also increased.

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Business employment growth

151,140 146,170 149,760 150,020 151,320
370 410 680 No data 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Amherst

Business VS. All professions salaries in Amherst

$67,920 $67,610 $73,538 No data $85,866
$41,780 $43,600 $47,470 No data $49,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in Amherst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Amherst

Salaries for business professionals in Amherst have increased. In 2010 Amherst business professionals earned an average yearly salary of $85,866. The average salary for business professionals in Amherst was $67,920 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of business professionals in Amherst is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Amherst

10th percentile
$45,631
25th percentile
$57,063
50th percentile
$75,860
75th percentile
$88,130
90th percentile
$112,950

Business professionals make a median salary of $75,860 per year in Amherst. The 10% of business professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,631 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $112,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Amherst

Hospitality
$37,210
Human Resources
$42,670
Fashion Merchandising
$45,020
Accounting
$51,550
Project Management
$61,620
Forensic Accounting
$63,440
Management
$65,370
Restaurant Management
$65,430
Finance
$71,747
Business
$85,866
Business Administration
$89,650
International Business
$89,710
Small Business
$93,740
Business Management
$93,974

On average business professional salaries in Amherst are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Business schools in Amherst

2

There are 2 accredited business schools in the city. Many of Amherst's business professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Business Programs Offered In Amherst

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total11

Amherst's business schools offer 11 business degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Business Degrees In Amherst

associate
0
bachelor
788
master
392
doctor
12
Certificate
0
Total1,192

Approximately 1,192 students completed business courses in 2010.

Business Faculty Salaries in Amherst, Massachusetts

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