Finance Schools
In Seattle, Washington

In Seattle, there are 3 finance schools where finance faculty can find employment. The trends in Seattle's finance academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Finance Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance


Statistics

Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington Finance Employment

Seattle 29,880
Washington 50,500

Exactly 29,880 of the 50,500 finance professionals employed in Washington State, work in Seattle. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of finance professionals in Seattle has shrunk by 8%. Overall employment in Seattle has increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Finance employment growth

51,810 54,780 53,950 54,790 50,500
32,550 34,190 34,360 33,460 29,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$70,502 $72,195 $75,075 $75,775 $75,890
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

As the number of finance professionals in Seattle has shrunk, salaries for finance professionals have increased. Seattle finance professionals made $75,890 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for finance professionals in Seattle was $70,502 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Seattle.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Seattle

10th percentile
$44,011
25th percentile
$53,465
50th percentile
$69,360
75th percentile
$91,195
90th percentile
$110,467

Finance professionals in Seattle earn a median salary of $69,360 per year. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,011 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $110,467 per year.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Seattle

Accounting
$50,485
Risk Management
$66,540
Finance
$75,890
Business
$106,333
Marketing
$111,050
International Business
$116,442
Business Administration
$123,000
Business Management
$126,691
Small Business
$144,300

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

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Seattle

3

There are 3 accredited finance schools in the city. Many of Seattle's finance professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Finance Programs Offered In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in finance offered by Seattle's finance schools.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
291
master
19
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total311

In 2010 approximately 311 students completed finance courses.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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