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Accounting Schools
In Galesburg, Illinois

In Galesburg, there is only one accounting school where accounting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Galesburg, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Galesburg Vs. Illinois Accounting Employment

Galesburg 4,430
Illinois 132,460

Of the 132,460 accounting professionals employed in Illinois, 4,430 work in Galesburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Galesburg, there has been a 11% decline in the number of accounting professionals. Overall employment in Galesburg has increased.

Galesburg Vs. Illinois Accounting employment growth

171,170 161,420 158,230 142,870 132,460
5,000 4,840 4,730 No data 4,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Galesburg

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Galesburg

$32,785 $34,118 $35,572 No data $33,412
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Galesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Galesburg

Salaries for accounting professionals in Galesburg have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Galesburg reportedly earned an average salary of $33,412 per year. Accounting professionals in Galesburg made a yearly average salary of $32,785, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Galesburg.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Galesburg

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90th percentile

Accounting professionals in Galesburg earn a median salary of $31,092 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,208 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $46,990 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Galesburg

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

Galesburg accounting professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Galesburg


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Galesburg


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Galesburg's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Galesburg


Approximately 6 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Galesburg, Illinois

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