Business Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

In Providence, there are 4 business schools where business faculty can find employment. The trends in Providence's business academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes business training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Business Employment

Providence 18,060
Rhode Island 15,620

Of the 15,620 business professionals employed in Rhode Island, 18,060 work in Providence. Between 2006 and 2010, in Providence, there has been a 12% decline in the number of business professionals. Overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Business employment growth

17,760 17,410 16,890 15,740 15,620
20,430 19,730 19,500 18,360 18,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Business VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$86,003 $91,764 $94,124 $95,677 $96,260
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

Salaries for business professionals in Providence have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $96,260 per year was earned by business professionals in Providence. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for business professionals in Providence was $86,003 per year. The growth in the salary of business professionals in Providence is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in Providence

10th percentile
$50,441
25th percentile
$65,423
50th percentile
$80,492
75th percentile
$104,396
90th percentile
$114,763

Providence business professionals earn a median yearly salary of $80,492. The 10% of business professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,441 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $114,763 per year.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in Providence

Human Resources
$35,980
Hospitality
$37,357
Accounting
$45,613
Hotel Management
$49,450
Risk Management
$55,630
Restaurant Management
$58,570
Fashion Merchandising
$59,700
Forensic Accounting
$61,865
Fashion Marketing
$65,140
Finance
$75,107
Advertising
$81,483
Property Management
$84,340
Project Management
$90,639
Management
$94,435
Business
$96,260
International Business
$98,272
Sports Management
$102,390
Marketing
$103,023
Business Administration
$109,145
Business Management
$109,554
Small Business
$119,540
Public Relations
$127,320

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

Educational Trends

Business schools in Providence

4

Many of Providence's business professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited business schools in the city.

Business Programs Offered In Providence

associate
6
bachelor
17
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total28

There are a total of 28 degree and certificate programs in business offered by Providence's business schools.

Student Completed Business Degrees In Providence

associate
240
bachelor
887
master
337
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total1,470

In 2010 approximately 1,470 students graduated from business courses.

Business Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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