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Accounting Schools
In Paterson, New Jersey

The city of Paterson has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in Paterson's accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes accounting training at the accounting associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Paterson Vs. New Jersey Accounting Employment

Paterson 158,360
New Jersey 108,250

Exactly 158,360 of New Jersey's 108,250 accounting professionals work in Paterson. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Paterson has shrunk by 8%. As the employment for accounting professionals in Paterson has decreased, overall employment in Paterson has increased.

Paterson Vs. New Jersey Accounting employment growth

121,100 123,660 123,970 116,460 108,250
171,720 176,500 182,330 172,810 158,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Paterson

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Paterson

$48,782 $49,333 $50,048 $51,010 $52,738
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Paterson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Paterson

As the number of accounting professionals in Paterson has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. Paterson accounting professionals made $52,738 per year, on average, in 2010. Accounting professionals in Paterson made a yearly average salary of $48,782, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Paterson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Paterson

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Accounting professionals in Paterson make a median yearly salary of $48,907. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 143%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,080 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,828 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Paterson

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Paterson


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Paterson


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

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Paterson


Approximately 1 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Paterson, New Jersey

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