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Accounting Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

The city of Charlotte has 9 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 Charlotte, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Accounting Employment

Charlotte 22,920
North Carolina 93,910

Exactly 22,920 of North Carolina's 93,910 accounting professionals work in Charlotte. There has been a 6% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Charlotte between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Charlotte has decreased, overall employment in Charlotte has increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Accounting employment growth

98,780 101,480 99,960 95,690 93,910
24,290 24,560 24,290 23,110 22,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$41,930 $41,402 $43,617 $45,788 $48,575
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

Salaries for accounting professionals in Charlotte have increased. Charlotte accounting professionals made $48,575 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for accounting professionals in Charlotte was $41,930 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Charlotte.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Charlotte

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Accounting professionals in Charlotte earn a median salary of $46,928 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,723 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 125% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Charlotte


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Charlotte


Charlotte's accounting schools offer 13 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Charlotte


In 2010 approximately 385 students completed accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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