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Accounting Schools
In Rock Island, Illinois

Accounting faculty can choose to work at only one accounting school in Rock Island. The trends in Rock Island's accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes accounting training at the accounting bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Rock Island Vs. Illinois Accounting Employment

Rock Island 4,580
Illinois 132,460

Exactly 4,580 of Illinois' 132,460 accounting professionals work in Rock Island. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Rock Island has shrunk by 13%. As the employment for accounting professionals in Rock Island has decreased, overall employment in Rock Island has increased.

Rock Island Vs. Illinois Accounting employment growth

171,170 161,420 158,230 142,870 132,460
5,270 5,040 4,940 4,610 4,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Rock Island

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Rock Island

$37,973 $40,936 $43,196 $40,588 $37,708
$34,610 $35,910 $37,630 $38,700 $39,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Rock Island
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rock Island

In Rock Island, salaries for accounting professionals have decreased. In 2010 Rock Island accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $37,708. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Rock Island was $37,973 per year. The decline in the salary of accounting professionals in Rock Island is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Rock Island

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Rock Island accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $35,626. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,820 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 139% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Rock Island

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Rock Island


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Rock Island


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

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Rock Island


In 2010 approximately 19 students completed accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Rock Island, Illinois

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