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Accounting Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

Accounting faculty can choose to work at one of 3 accounting schools in Detroit. The trends in Detroit's accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Accounting Employment

Detroit 15,910
Michigan 94,030

Exactly 15,910 of Michigan's 94,030 accounting professionals work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Detroit has shrunk by 8%. As the number of accounting professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Accounting employment growth

108,300 106,440 109,940 102,710 94,030
17,320 16,910 18,870 18,550 15,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$44,166 $47,155 $39,454 $41,042 $43,572
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

As the number of accounting professionals in Detroit has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,572 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Detroit. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Detroit was $44,166 per year. The decline in the salary of accounting professionals in Detroit is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Detroit

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Detroit accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $40,042. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,040 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 128% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Detroit

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

Accounting professional salaries in Detroit are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Detroit


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Detroit


Detroit's accounting schools offer 6 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Detroit


In 2010 approximately 156 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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