Business Schools
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Business faculty can choose to work at one of 15 business schools in Pittsburgh. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of business and business education in Pittsburgh, which 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

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Business Employment

Pittsburgh 34,730
Pennsylvania 177,850

Of the 177,850 business professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 34,730 work in Pittsburgh. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of business professionals in Pittsburgh has grown by 11%. As the employment for business professionals in Pittsburgh has increased, overall employment in Pittsburgh has also increased.

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Business employment growth

153,420 160,230 168,460 173,640 177,850
31,280 33,390 35,020 34,630 34,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburgh

Business VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburgh

$79,404 $81,354 $82,831 $88,383 $92,287
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in Pittsburgh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburgh

As the number of business professionals in Pittsburgh has grown, salaries for business professionals have also increased. In 2010 Pittsburgh business professionals earned an average yearly salary of $92,287. The average salary for business professionals in Pittsburgh was $79,404 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Pittsburgh.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Pittsburgh

10th percentile
$47,670
25th percentile
$60,471
50th percentile
$82,871
75th percentile
$97,991
90th percentile
$113,506

Business professionals in Pittsburgh earn a median salary of $82,871 per year. The difference in pay between the business professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 138%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $47,670 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $113,506 per year.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Pittsburgh

Hospitality
$35,314
Human Resources
$38,560
Accounting
$44,753
Restaurant Management
$56,110
Fashion Merchandising
$60,268
Hotel Management
$62,730
Forensic Accounting
$68,155
Property Management
$68,630
Risk Management
$71,110
Advertising
$73,698
Finance
$74,574
Fashion Marketing
$76,525
Management
$81,740
Public Relations
$83,920
Project Management
$85,718
Business Administration
$89,360
Business
$92,287
International Business
$99,156
Sports Management
$102,620
Small Business
$105,540
Marketing
$108,877
Business Management
$110,211

Business professional salaries in Pittsburgh are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Business schools in Pittsburgh

15

Many of Pittsburgh's business professionals are graduates of one of the 15 accredited business schools in the city.

Business Programs Offered In Pittsburgh

associate
9
bachelor
55
master
25
doctor
8
Certificate
4
Total101

There are a total of 101 degree and certificate programs in business offered by Pittsburgh's business schools.

Student Completed Business Degrees In Pittsburgh

associate
369
bachelor
1,328
master
1,414
doctor
22
Certificate
40
Total3,173

In 2010 approximately 3,173 students graduated from business courses.

Business Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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