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Accounting Schools
In Arlington, Virginia

The city of Arlington has 2 schools where accounting faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of accounting and accounting education in Arlington, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Arlington Vs. Virginia Accounting Employment

Arlington 66,020
Virginia 98,910

Exactly 66,020 of the 98,910 accounting professionals employed in Virginia, work in Arlington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Arlington, there has been a 7% decline in the number of accounting professionals. As the number of accounting professionals in Arlington has decreased, overall employment in Arlington has increased.

Arlington Vs. Virginia Accounting employment growth

106,440 105,260 106,090 102,640 98,910
70,810 70,010 70,620 68,250 66,020
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Arlington

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Arlington

$48,825 $50,647 $53,407 $54,362 $56,202
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Arlington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Arlington

As the number of accounting professionals in Arlington has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 Arlington accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $56,202. Accounting professionals in Arlington made a yearly average salary of $48,825, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Arlington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Arlington

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Accounting professionals in Arlington earn a median salary of $52,952 per year. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 139%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,447 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,215 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Arlington

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

On average accounting professionals in Arlington earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Arlington.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Arlington


Many of Arlington's accounting professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited accounting schools in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Arlington


Arlington's accounting schools offer 5 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Arlington


Approximately 249 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Arlington, Virginia

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