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Accounting Schools
In Lexington, Virginia

In Lexington, there is only one accounting 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 Lexington, which includes accounting training at the accounting bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Virginia Accounting Employment

Lexington 2,540
Virginia 98,910

Of the 98,910 accounting professionals employed in Virginia, 2,540 work in Lexington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Lexington has shrunk by 11%. As the employment for accounting professionals in Lexington has decreased, overall employment in Lexington has increased.

Lexington Vs. Virginia Accounting employment growth

106,440 105,260 106,090 102,640 98,910
2,840 2,770 2,730 No data 2,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$35,168 $36,610 $36,718 No data $34,914
$31,580 $32,660 $33,980 No data $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

Salaries for accounting professionals in Lexington have decreased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Lexington reportedly earned an average salary of $34,914 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Lexington was $35,168 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lexington.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Lexington

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Accounting professionals in Lexington make a median yearly salary of $33,366. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,620 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $50,162 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Lexington

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Lexington


Many of Lexington's accounting professionals are graduates of the only accredited accounting school in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Lexington


Lexington's accounting school offers one accounting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Lexington


Approximately 39 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Virginia

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