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Accounting Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

Accounting faculty can choose to work at one of 3 accounting schools in Poughkeepsie. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the city of Poughkeepsie, which encompasses accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Accounting Employment

Poughkeepsie 6,540
New York 262,630

Of the 262,630 accounting professionals employed in New York, 6,540 work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Poughkeepsie, there has been a 3% growth in the number of accounting professionals. As the number of accounting professionals in Poughkeepsie has increased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Accounting employment growth

278,360 283,380 291,750 280,360 262,630
6,360 6,720 6,710 6,730 6,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$41,138 $42,152 $44,988 $45,778 $47,513
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

In Poughkeepsie, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $47,513 per year. The average salary for accounting professionals in Poughkeepsie was $41,138 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Accounting professionals in Poughkeepsie earn a median salary of $44,820 per year. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,335 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,568 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

Poughkeepsie accounting professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Poughkeepsie


Many of Poughkeepsie's accounting professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited accounting schools in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Poughkeepsie's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 54 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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