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Accounting Schools
In Modesto, California

The city of Modesto has 2 schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in Modesto's accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Modesto Vs. California Accounting Employment

Modesto 4,110
California 401,280

Of the 401,280 accounting professionals employed in California, 4,110 work in Modesto. There has been a 8% decline in the number of accounting professionals in Modesto between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of accounting professionals in Modesto has decreased, overall employment in Modesto has also decreased.

Modesto Vs. California Accounting employment growth

428,540 433,990 429,640 404,880 401,280
4,450 4,620 4,690 4,420 4,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Modesto

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Modesto

$38,580 $42,726 $46,344 $47,506 $45,338
$36,650 $38,560 $40,050 $41,120 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Modesto
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Modesto

Salaries for accounting professionals in Modesto have increased. Modesto accounting professionals made $45,338 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Modesto was $38,580 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Modesto is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Modesto

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Modesto accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,458. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,597 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Modesto

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Modesto


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Modesto


Modesto's accounting schools offer 3 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Modesto


Approximately 59 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Modesto, California

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