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Accounting Schools
In Muscle Shoals, Alabama

The city of Muscle Shoals has only one 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 Muscle Shoals, which includes accounting training at the accounting certificate level.


Professional Trends

Muscle Shoals Vs. Alabama Accounting Employment

Muscle Shoals 1,050
Alabama 47,390

Of the 47,390 accounting professionals employed in Alabama, 1,050 work in Muscle Shoals. Between 2006 and 2010, in Muscle Shoals, there has been a 1% decline in the number of accounting professionals. As the employment for accounting professionals in Muscle Shoals has decreased, overall employment in Muscle Shoals has increased.

Muscle Shoals Vs. Alabama Accounting employment growth

49,280 50,590 50,640 48,990 47,390
1,060 1,100 1,000 1,110 1,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Muscle Shoals

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Muscle Shoals

$30,995 $30,945 $32,198 $33,378 $34,520
$29,050 $29,940 $31,510 $32,670 $34,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Muscle Shoals
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Muscle Shoals

As the number of accounting professionals in Muscle Shoals has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $34,520 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Muscle Shoals. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in Muscle Shoals made an average salary of $30,995 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Muscle Shoals.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Muscle Shoals

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Accounting professionals in Muscle Shoals earn a median salary of $32,242 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,262 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $49,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Muscle Shoals

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

On average accounting professional salaries in Muscle Shoals are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Muscle Shoals


Many of Muscle Shoals' accounting professionals are graduates of the only accredited accounting school in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Muscle Shoals


There is one degree and certificate program in accounting offered by Muscle Shoals' accounting school.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Muscle Shoals


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Muscle Shoals, Alabama

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