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Accounting Schools
In Fountain Valley, California

The city of Fountain Valley has only one 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 Fountain Valley, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fountain Valley Vs. California Accounting Employment

Fountain Valley 41,720
California 401,280

Exactly 41,720 of California's 401,280 accounting professionals work in Fountain Valley. The number of accounting professionals in Fountain Valley has shrunk by 5% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of accounting professionals in Fountain Valley has decreased, overall employment in Fountain Valley has also decreased.

Fountain Valley Vs. California Accounting employment growth

428,540 433,990 429,640 404,880 401,280
43,940 45,460 44,690 42,450 41,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fountain Valley

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Fountain Valley

$49,317 $49,605 $51,827 $51,738 $52,023
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Fountain Valley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fountain Valley

In Fountain Valley, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 Fountain Valley accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $52,023. Accounting professionals in Fountain Valley made a yearly average salary of $49,317, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fountain Valley.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Fountain Valley

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Accounting professionals in Fountain Valley earn a median salary of $49,440 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,517 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 125% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Fountain Valley

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Fountain Valley


There is only one accredited accounting school in the city. Many of Fountain Valley's accounting professionals are graduates of this school.

Accounting Programs Offered In Fountain Valley


Fountain Valley's accounting schools offer 2 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Fountain Valley


Approximately 22 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Fountain Valley, California

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