Business Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

Business faculty can choose to work at one of 18 business schools in Atlanta. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the business academic community in Atlanta, and the future trends. Academia in business includes business training at the following levels:

  • Business Certificate
  • Associates degree in Business
  • Bachelors degree in Business
  • Masters degree in Business
  • PhD degree in Business


Statistics

Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Business Employment

Atlanta 127,560
Georgia 180,520

Exactly 127,560 of the 180,520 business professionals employed in Georgia, work in Atlanta. Between 2006 and 2010, in Atlanta, there has been a 7% growth in the number of business professionals. As the number of business professionals in Atlanta has increased, overall employment in Atlanta has also increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Business employment growth

172,650 177,960 173,350 188,900 180,520
119,730 125,150 124,480 135,500 127,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Business VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$86,400 $89,724 $93,547 $97,419 $99,757
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

As the number of business professionals in Atlanta has grown, salaries for business professionals have also increased. In 2010 Atlanta business professionals earned an average yearly salary of $99,757. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for business professionals in Atlanta was $86,400 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Atlanta.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
$49,297
25th percentile
$64,431
50th percentile
$77,920
75th percentile
$109,534
90th percentile
$113,490

Business professionals in Atlanta make a median yearly salary of $77,920. The 10% of business professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,297 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $113,490 per year.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Hospitality
$32,940
Human Resources
$38,720
Accounting
$49,582
Restaurant Management
$49,690
Hotel Management
$58,150
Fashion Merchandising
$61,543
Forensic Accounting
$63,100
Risk Management
$66,280
Fashion Marketing
$70,865
Finance
$79,534
Property Management
$84,180
Advertising
$84,705
Project Management
$85,625
Management
$87,370
Business Administration
$96,740
Business
$99,757
International Business
$103,272
Public Relations
$103,770
Sports Management
$106,910
Marketing
$108,857
Small Business
$109,030
Business Management
$117,568

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

Educational Trends

Business schools in Atlanta

18

There are 18 accredited business schools in the city. Many of Atlanta's business professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Business Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate
10
bachelor
30
master
25
doctor
9
Certificate
8
Total82

Atlanta's business schools offer 82 business degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Business Degrees In Atlanta

associate
256
bachelor
2,664
master
1,817
doctor
31
Certificate
146
Total4,914

In 2010 approximately 4,914 students graduated from business courses.

Business Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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