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Accounting Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

Accounting faculty can choose to work at one of 3 accounting schools in Providence. The trends in Providence'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

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Accounting Employment

Providence 15,360
Rhode Island 13,440

Exactly 15,360 of the 13,440 accounting professionals employed in Rhode Island, work in Providence. Between 2006 and 2010, in Providence, there has been a 6% decline in the number of accounting professionals. Overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Accounting employment growth

14,250 15,760 15,370 14,720 13,440
16,380 17,900 17,170 16,880 15,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$42,707 $44,805 $44,587 $46,677 $45,613
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

As the number of accounting professionals in Providence has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 Providence accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $45,613. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Providence was $42,707 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Providence is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Providence

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Accounting professionals make a median salary of $41,512 per year in Providence. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 141%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,897 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,362 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Providence

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Providence


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Providence


Providence's accounting schools offer 5 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Providence


Approximately 172 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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