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Accounting Schools
In Lancaster, Pennsylvania

In Lancaster, there are 2 accounting schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Lancaster, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Accounting Employment

Lancaster 6,360
Pennsylvania 153,760

Of the 153,760 accounting professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 6,360 work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Lancaster has grown by 8%. Overall employment in Lancaster has also increased.

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Accounting employment growth

163,310 162,950 159,510 153,280 153,760
5,870 5,590 6,060 6,300 6,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$35,202 $36,966 $37,628 $37,490 $38,362
$34,710 $36,150 $37,100 $38,460 $39,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

Salaries for accounting professionals in Lancaster have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $38,362 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Lancaster. The average salary for accounting professionals in Lancaster was $35,202 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Lancaster is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Lancaster

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

Lancaster accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $35,170. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,224 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 130% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

On average accounting professionals in Lancaster earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Lancaster.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Lancaster


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Lancaster


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

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Lancaster


In 2010 approximately 8 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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