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Accounting Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

There are 7 accounting schools in Boston for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Boston, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Accounting Employment

Boston 55,090
Massachusetts 94,430

Of the 94,430 accounting professionals employed in Massachusetts, 55,090 work in Boston. The number of accounting professionals in Boston has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Boston has increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Accounting employment growth

101,650 102,490 102,640 98,940 94,430
56,950 60,350 60,420 58,740 55,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$49,114 $53,573 $54,742 $56,010 $54,640
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

In Boston, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. Boston accounting professionals made $54,640 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in Boston made an average salary of $49,114 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Boston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Boston

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Accounting professionals make a median salary of $52,666 per year in Boston. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,168 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 126% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Boston

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Boston


There are 7 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Boston's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Boston


Boston's accounting schools offer 10 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Boston


Approximately 378 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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