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Accounting Schools
In Fairfield, Iowa

Accounting faculty can choose to work at only one accounting school in Fairfield. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Fairfield, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the accounting masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Iowa Accounting Employment

Fairfield 4,550
Iowa 36,930

Exactly 4,550 of Iowa's 36,930 accounting professionals work in Fairfield. There has been a 19% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Fairfield between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Fairfield has decreased, overall employment in Fairfield has increased.

Fairfield Vs. Iowa Accounting employment growth

39,770 39,210 39,310 38,320 36,930
5,630 5,470 5,210 No data 4,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$33,178 $33,514 $35,138 No data $35,814
$30,840 $32,200 $33,180 No data $34,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

Salaries for accounting professionals in Fairfield have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $35,814 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Fairfield. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Fairfield was $33,178 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Fairfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Fairfield

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Accounting professionals make a median salary of $33,334 per year in Fairfield. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 112%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,774 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $50,306 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

On average accounting professional salaries in Fairfield are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Fairfield


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Fairfield


There is one degree and certificate program in accounting offered by Fairfield's accounting school.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Fairfield


In 2010 approximately 35 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Iowa

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