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Accounting Schools
In Harrisonburg, Virginia

There are 2 accounting schools in Harrisonburg for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of accounting and accounting education in Harrisonburg, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Harrisonburg Vs. Virginia Accounting Employment

Harrisonburg 1,360
Virginia 98,910

Exactly 1,360 of the 98,910 accounting professionals employed in Virginia, work in Harrisonburg. There has been a 4% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Harrisonburg between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of accounting professionals in Harrisonburg has decreased, overall employment in Harrisonburg has increased.

Harrisonburg Vs. Virginia Accounting employment growth

106,440 105,260 106,090 102,640 98,910
1,420 1,500 1,570 1,480 1,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisonburg

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Harrisonburg

$33,343 $35,118 $36,295 $42,828 $41,710
$31,970 $33,290 $34,980 $35,280 $36,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Harrisonburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisonburg

As the number of accounting professionals in Harrisonburg has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 Harrisonburg accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $41,710. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in Harrisonburg made an average salary of $33,343 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Harrisonburg.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Harrisonburg

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

Accounting professionals in Harrisonburg make a median yearly salary of $40,764. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 126%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,764 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,250 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Harrisonburg

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

Accounting professional salaries in Harrisonburg are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Harrisonburg


There are 2 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Harrisonburg's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Harrisonburg


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Harrisonburg's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Harrisonburg


Approximately 193 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Harrisonburg, Virginia

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