Finance Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Finance faculty can choose to work at one of 9 finance schools in Philadelphia. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in finance in the city of Philadelphia, which encompasses finance training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Finance Employment

Philadelphia 41,090
Pennsylvania 96,260

Exactly 41,090 of Pennsylvania's 96,260 finance professionals work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of finance professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk by 2%. As the number of finance professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Finance employment growth

94,290 98,130 98,050 97,540 96,260
41,790 37,260 41,690 41,600 41,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$71,099 $74,331 $75,880 $77,867 $79,778
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for finance professionals have increased. In 2010 Philadelphia finance professionals earned an average yearly salary of $79,778. The average salary for finance professionals in Philadelphia was $71,099 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile
$43,754
25th percentile
$55,072
50th percentile
$71,884
75th percentile
$97,607
90th percentile
$109,868

Finance professionals in Philadelphia make a median yearly salary of $71,884. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,754 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $109,868 per year.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Accounting
$51,170
Risk Management
$67,920
Finance
$79,778
Business
$105,652
International Business
$108,822
Business Administration
$112,250
Marketing
$116,067
Business Management
$123,426
Small Business
$123,860

On average finance professionals in Philadelphia earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Philadelphia.

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Philadelphia

9

There are 9 accredited finance schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's finance professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Finance Programs Offered In Philadelphia

associate
2
bachelor
8
master
8
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total22

Philadelphia's finance schools offer 22 finance degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Philadelphia

associate
9
bachelor
805
master
637
doctor
2
Certificate
36
Total1,489

Approximately 1,489 students completed finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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