Finance Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

Finance faculty can choose to work at one of 4 finance schools in Atlanta. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of finance and finance education in Atlanta, which includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance
  • PhD degree in Finance


Statistics

Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Finance Employment

Atlanta 44,840
Georgia 65,140

Of the 65,140 finance professionals employed in Georgia, 44,840 work in Atlanta. There has been a 8% decline in the number of finance professionals in Atlanta between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of finance professionals in Atlanta has decreased, overall employment in Atlanta has increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Finance employment growth

65,070 65,370 67,380 65,550 65,140
48,560 48,980 50,410 48,000 44,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$66,259 $69,441 $72,658 $77,292 $79,534
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

Salaries for finance professionals in Atlanta have increased. Atlanta finance professionals made $79,534 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for finance professionals in Atlanta was $66,259 per year. The growth in the salary of finance professionals in Atlanta is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
$40,671
25th percentile
$53,213
50th percentile
$71,236
75th percentile
$98,805
90th percentile
$111,499

Finance professionals in Atlanta earn a median salary of $71,236 per year. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,671 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $111,499 per year.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Accounting
$49,582
Risk Management
$66,280
Finance
$79,534
Business Administration
$96,740
Business
$99,757
International Business
$103,272
Marketing
$108,857
Small Business
$109,030
Business Management
$117,568

Atlanta finance professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Atlanta

4

Many of Atlanta's finance professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited finance schools in the city.

Finance Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
7
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total12

Atlanta's finance schools offer 12 finance degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
306
master
188
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total495

Approximately 495 students graduated from finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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