Business Schools
In Athens, West Virginia

Business faculty can choose to work at only one business school in Athens. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of business and business education in Athens, which includes business training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Business
  • Bachelors degree in Business


Statistics

Professional Trends

Athens Vs. West Virginia Business Employment

Athens 3,240
West Virginia 20,380

Exactly 3,240 of West Virginia's 20,380 business professionals work in Athens. There has been a 8% decline in the number of business professionals in Athens between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of business professionals in Athens has decreased, overall employment in Athens has increased.

Athens Vs. West Virginia Business employment growth

18,880 18,130 19,280 19,900 20,380
3,510 3,060 3,140 No data 3,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Business VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$62,448 $63,449 $64,370 No data $64,865
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

In Athens, salaries for business professionals have increased. In 2010 Athens business professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,865. Four years earlier in 2006, business professionals in Athens made an average salary of $62,448 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Athens

10th percentile
$27,732
25th percentile
$41,649
50th percentile
$60,086
75th percentile
$78,156
90th percentile
$96,844

Business professionals make a median salary of $60,086 per year in Athens. The 10% of business professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,732 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 249% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Athens

Property Management
$27,200
Advertising
$28,700
Hospitality
$29,071
Accounting
$33,952
Human Resources
$34,370
Fashion Merchandising
$36,677
Restaurant Management
$37,990
Hotel Management
$39,070
Sports Management
$55,510
Management
$59,534
Finance
$63,730
Business
$64,865
Forensic Accounting
$66,115
Marketing
$66,150
International Business
$68,254
Risk Management
$68,550
Business Administration
$69,175
Project Management
$70,333
Business Management
$71,103
Fashion Marketing
$79,040
Small Business
$83,570

On average business professionals in Athens earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Athens.

Educational Trends

Business schools in Athens

1

There is only one accredited business school in the city. Many of Athens' business professionals are graduates of this school.

Business Programs Offered In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in business offered by Athens' business school.

Student Completed Business Degrees In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
65
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total65

In 2010 approximately 65 students graduated from business courses.

Business Faculty Salaries in Athens, West Virginia

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