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Accounting Schools
In Lincoln, Nebraska

In Lincoln, there are 5 accounting schools where accounting faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of accounting and accounting education in Lincoln, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Accounting Employment

Lincoln 4,590
Nebraska 28,090

Exactly 4,590 of Nebraska's 28,090 accounting professionals work in Lincoln. There has been a 12% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Lincoln between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lincoln has also decreased.

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Accounting employment growth

30,380 30,360 29,090 28,990 28,090
5,200 4,960 4,970 4,810 4,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$39,600 $39,576 $40,246 $40,772 $38,563
$35,110 $35,970 $37,060 $37,730 $39,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

As the number of accounting professionals in Lincoln has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Lincoln accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $38,563. The average salary for accounting professionals in Lincoln was $39,600 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lincoln.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Lincoln

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

Lincoln accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,610. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,022 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $53,342 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Lincoln

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Lincoln


Many of Lincoln's accounting professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited accounting schools in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Lincoln


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Lincoln's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Lincoln


In 2010 approximately 165 students completed accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Nebraska

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