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Accounting Schools
In Forrest City, Arkansas

In Forrest City, there is only one accounting 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 Forrest City, which encompasses accounting training at the accounting certificate level.


Professional Trends

Forrest City Vs. Arkansas Accounting Employment

Forrest City 1,830
Arkansas 26,360

Exactly 1,830 of the 26,360 accounting professionals employed in Arkansas, work in Forrest City. There has been a 23% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Forrest City between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for accounting professionals in Forrest City has decreased, overall employment in Forrest City has increased.

Forrest City Vs. Arkansas Accounting employment growth

30,750 29,800 28,840 29,010 26,360
2,390 2,310 2,240 No data 1,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arkansas
  • Dark Yellow: Forrest City

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Forrest City

$26,860 $28,975 $29,090 No data $31,294
$26,460 $28,360 $29,750 No data $31,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Forrest City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Forrest City

Salaries for accounting professionals in Forrest City have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $31,294 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Forrest City. The average salary for accounting professionals in Forrest City was $26,860 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Forrest City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Forrest City

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Forrest City accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $30,518. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,182 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $43,992 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Forrest City

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Forrest City


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Forrest City


Forrest City's accounting school offers one accounting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Forrest City


In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Forrest City, Arkansas

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