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Accounting Schools
In San Luis Obispo, California

The city of San Luis Obispo has 2 schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in San Luis Obispo, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Accounting Employment

San Luis Obispo 2,470
California 401,280

Exactly 2,470 of the 401,280 accounting professionals employed in California, work in San Luis Obispo. The number of accounting professionals in San Luis Obispo has grown by 0% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in San Luis Obispo has decreased.

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Accounting employment growth

428,540 433,990 429,640 404,880 401,280
2,460 2,530 2,470 2,580 2,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Luis Obispo

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in San Luis Obispo

$40,740 $45,372 $49,512 $43,834 $47,408
$38,580 $39,290 $41,410 $43,470 $44,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in San Luis Obispo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Luis Obispo

In San Luis Obispo, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in San Luis Obispo reportedly earned an average salary of $47,408 per year. Accounting professionals in San Luis Obispo made a yearly average salary of $40,740, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Luis Obispo.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in San Luis Obispo

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San Luis Obispo accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,128. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 150%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,208 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,906 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in San Luis Obispo

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in San Luis Obispo


Many of San Luis Obispo's accounting professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited accounting schools in the city.

Accounting Programs Offered In San Luis Obispo


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by San Luis Obispo's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In San Luis Obispo


In 2010 approximately 28 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in San Luis Obispo, California

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