Business Schools
In West Columbia, South Carolina

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

  • Business Certificate
  • Associates degree in Business


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Business Employment

West Columbia 12,210
South Carolina 55,960

Of the 55,960 business professionals employed in South Carolina, 12,210 work in West Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of business professionals in West Columbia has shrunk by 18%. As the number of business professionals in West Columbia has decreased, overall employment in West Columbia has increased.

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Business employment growth

64,270 65,720 66,070 59,970 55,960
14,850 15,300 15,290 12,550 12,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: West Columbia

Business VS. All professions salaries in West Columbia

$72,572 $77,083 $81,161 $84,317 $85,541
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Business in West Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Columbia

As the number of business professionals in West Columbia has shrunk, salaries for business professionals have increased. West Columbia business professionals made $85,541 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for business professionals in West Columbia was $72,572 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of business professionals in West Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Business professionals in West Columbia

10th percentile
$48,013
25th percentile
$61,248
50th percentile
$79,309
75th percentile
$90,402
90th percentile
$104,811

Business professionals in West Columbia earn a median salary of $79,309 per year. The 10% of business professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,013 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 118% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Business professionals and related professions in West Columbia

Hospitality
$32,513
Human Resources
$35,020
Accounting
$44,142
Fashion Merchandising
$48,440
Restaurant Management
$55,070
Advertising
$57,485
Risk Management
$57,710
Fashion Marketing
$58,585
Forensic Accounting
$58,625
Hotel Management
$61,620
Property Management
$66,510
Sports Management
$66,560
Finance
$68,024
Project Management
$71,409
Public Relations
$72,070
Management
$75,177
Business
$85,541
Business Administration
$90,010
International Business
$91,424
Marketing
$92,837
Business Management
$93,266
Small Business
$109,310

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

Educational Trends

Business schools in West Columbia

1

Many of West Columbia's business professionals are graduates of the only accredited business school in the city.

Business Programs Offered In West Columbia

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

West Columbia's business schools offer 3 business degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Business Degrees In West Columbia

associate
95
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total101

Approximately 101 students completed business courses in 2010.

Business Faculty Salaries in West Columbia, South Carolina

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