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Accounting Schools
In Parkersburg, West Virginia

The city of Parkersburg has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in Parkersburg'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

Parkersburg Vs. West Virginia Accounting Employment

Parkersburg 1,780
West Virginia 16,040

Of the 16,040 accounting professionals employed in West Virginia, 1,780 work in Parkersburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Parkersburg, there has been a 2% decline in the number of accounting professionals. Overall employment in Parkersburg has also decreased.

Parkersburg Vs. West Virginia Accounting employment growth

18,340 17,560 17,560 16,910 16,040
1,820 1,750 1,750 1,820 1,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Parkersburg

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Parkersburg

$33,330 $35,800 $36,895 $37,698 $37,543
$31,430 $32,700 $33,860 $34,940 $35,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Parkersburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Parkersburg

Salaries for accounting professionals in Parkersburg have increased. In 2010 Parkersburg accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $37,543. Accounting professionals in Parkersburg made a yearly average salary of $33,330, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Parkersburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Parkersburg

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Parkersburg accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $37,605. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,568 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 137% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Parkersburg

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Parkersburg


There is only one accredited accounting school in the city. Many of Parkersburg's accounting professionals are graduates of this school.

Accounting Programs Offered In Parkersburg


There is one degree and certificate program in accounting offered by Parkersburg's accounting school.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Parkersburg


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Parkersburg, West Virginia

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