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Accounting Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

The city of Durham has 2 schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in Durham'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

Durham Vs. North Carolina Accounting Employment

Durham 6,290
North Carolina 93,910

Exactly 6,290 of the 93,910 accounting professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Durham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Durham, there has been a 0% decline in the number of accounting professionals. As the number of accounting professionals in Durham has decreased, overall employment in Durham has increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Accounting employment growth

98,780 101,480 99,960 95,690 93,910
6,290 7,040 7,610 6,900 6,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$41,348 $42,980 $46,250 $49,262 $50,276
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

As the number of accounting professionals in Durham has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. Durham accounting professionals made $50,276 per year, on average, in 2010. Accounting professionals in Durham made a yearly average salary of $41,348, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Durham.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Durham

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Durham accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,318. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,036 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $71,648 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Durham

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Durham


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Durham


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Durham's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Durham


Approximately 22 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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