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Accounting Schools
In Perkinston, Mississippi

The city of Perkinston 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 Perkinston, which includes accounting training at the accounting associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Perkinston Vs. Mississippi Accounting Employment

Perkinston 2,500
Mississippi 26,820

Exactly 2,500 of Mississippi's 26,820 accounting professionals work in Perkinston. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Perkinston has grown by 6%. As the number of accounting professionals in Perkinston has increased, overall employment in Perkinston has also increased.

Perkinston Vs. Mississippi Accounting employment growth

27,600 28,670 29,130 27,940 26,820
2,350 2,690 2,630 2,600 2,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Perkinston

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Perkinston

$38,072 $40,484 $41,320 $38,765 $38,545
$32,530 $33,490 $34,850 $35,540 $35,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Perkinston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Perkinston

Salaries for accounting professionals in Perkinston have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Perkinston reportedly earned an average salary of $38,545 per year. Accounting professionals in Perkinston made a yearly average salary of $38,072, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Perkinston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Perkinston

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Accounting professionals in Perkinston make a median yearly salary of $36,507. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 102%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,120 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $52,755 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Perkinston

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Perkinston


Many of Perkinston's accounting professionals are graduates of the only accredited accounting school in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Perkinston


Perkinston's accounting school offers one accounting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Perkinston


Approximately 13 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Perkinston, Mississippi

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