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Accounting Schools
In Dekalb, Illinois

The city of Dekalb has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the city of Dekalb, which encompasses accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Accounting Employment

Dekalb 86,500
Illinois 132,460

Of the 132,460 accounting professionals employed in Illinois, 86,500 work in Dekalb. The number of accounting professionals in Dekalb has shrunk by 25% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Dekalb has decreased, overall employment in Dekalb has increased.

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Accounting employment growth

171,170 161,420 158,230 142,870 132,460
115,190 107,360 107,500 94,380 86,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Dekalb

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Dekalb

$48,713 $50,843 $49,782 $48,492 $48,728
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Dekalb
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dekalb

As the number of accounting professionals in Dekalb has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,728 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Dekalb. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Dekalb was $48,713 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Dekalb.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Dekalb

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Accounting professionals in Dekalb make a median yearly salary of $46,030. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 130%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,657 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,363 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Dekalb

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Dekalb


Many of Dekalb's accounting professionals are graduates of the only accredited accounting school in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Dekalb


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Dekalb's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Dekalb


Approximately 343 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Dekalb, Illinois

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