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Accounting Schools
In East Lansing, Michigan

In East Lansing, there is only one accounting school where accounting faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of accounting and accounting education in East Lansing, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Accounting Employment

East Lansing 6,180
Michigan 94,030

Exactly 6,180 of Michigan's 94,030 accounting professionals work in East Lansing. There has been a 3% decline in the number of accounting professionals in East Lansing between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of accounting professionals in East Lansing has decreased, overall employment in East Lansing has increased.

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Accounting employment growth

108,300 106,440 109,940 102,710 94,030
6,340 6,720 6,180 6,410 6,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: East Lansing

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in East Lansing

$41,553 $42,838 $44,766 $45,672 $46,830
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in East Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in East Lansing

As the number of accounting professionals in East Lansing has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. East Lansing accounting professionals made $46,830 per year, on average, in 2010. Accounting professionals in East Lansing made a yearly average salary of $41,553, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in East Lansing.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in East Lansing

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Accounting professionals make a median salary of $47,206 per year in East Lansing. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,050 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $61,894 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in East Lansing

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in East Lansing


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

Accounting Programs Offered In East Lansing


East Lansing's accounting schools offer 3 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In East Lansing


In 2010 approximately 378 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in East Lansing, Michigan

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