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Accounting Schools
In New Orleans, Louisiana

Accounting faculty can choose to work at one of 8 accounting schools in New Orleans. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in New Orleans, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Accounting Employment

New Orleans 13,940
Louisiana 49,210

Exactly 13,940 of Louisiana's 49,210 accounting professionals work in New Orleans. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in New Orleans has grown by 0%. Overall employment in New Orleans has also increased.

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Accounting employment growth

48,980 47,950 48,920 48,870 49,210
13,910 14,620 14,750 13,810 13,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: New Orleans

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in New Orleans

$37,967 $38,958 $40,132 $40,650 $43,143
$35,650 $36,640 $37,990 $39,210 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in New Orleans
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Orleans

As the number of accounting professionals in New Orleans has grown, salaries for accounting professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,143 per year was earned by accounting professionals in New Orleans. The average salary for accounting professionals in New Orleans was $37,967 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in New Orleans is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in New Orleans

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Accounting professionals make a median salary of $40,382 per year in New Orleans. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,475 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,242 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in New Orleans

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in New Orleans


Many of New Orleans' accounting professionals are graduates of one of the 8 accredited accounting schools in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In New Orleans


New Orleans' accounting schools offer 11 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In New Orleans


Approximately 259 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana

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