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Accounting Schools
In Metairie, Louisiana

Accounting faculty can choose to work at one of 3 accounting schools in Metairie. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Metairie, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Accounting Employment

Metairie 3,210
Louisiana 49,210

Exactly 3,210 of the 49,210 accounting professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Metairie. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Metairie has shrunk by 4%. As the number of accounting professionals in Metairie has decreased, overall employment in Metairie has increased.

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Accounting employment growth

48,980 47,950 48,920 48,870 49,210
3,330 3,180 3,250 No data 3,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Metairie

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Metairie

$33,590 $34,782 $30,622 No data $34,410
$31,000 $32,370 $34,140 No data $36,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Metairie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Metairie

As the number of accounting professionals in Metairie has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Metairie reportedly earned an average salary of $34,410 per year. Accounting professionals in Metairie made a yearly average salary of $33,590, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Metairie.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Metairie

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Accounting professionals in Metairie earn a median salary of $31,354 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 154% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Metairie

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Metairie


There are 3 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Metairie's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Metairie


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

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Metairie


Approximately 49 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Metairie, Louisiana

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