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Accounting Schools
In Harrisburg, Illinois

The city of Harrisburg has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Harrisburg, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the accounting certificate level.


Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Illinois Accounting Employment

Harrisburg 3,270
Illinois 132,460

Of the 132,460 accounting professionals employed in Illinois, 3,270 work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Harrisburg has shrunk by 11%. As the number of accounting professionals in Harrisburg has decreased, overall employment in Harrisburg has increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Illinois Accounting employment growth

171,170 161,420 158,230 142,870 132,460
3,670 3,560 3,430 No data 3,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$30,013 $29,918 $31,312 No data $34,688
$31,770 $32,930 $35,290 No data $37,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

As the number of accounting professionals in Harrisburg has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Harrisburg reportedly earned an average salary of $34,688 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Harrisburg was $30,013 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Harrisburg.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Harrisburg

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Accounting professionals make a median salary of $33,035 per year in Harrisburg. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,565 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $47,755 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Harrisburg


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Harrisburg


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

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Harrisburg


Approximately 1 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Illinois

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