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Accounting Schools
In Scottsdale, Arizona

In Scottsdale, there is only one accounting school where accounting faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the city of Scottsdale, which encompasses accounting training at the accounting certificate level.


Professional Trends

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Accounting Employment

Scottsdale 47,450
Arizona 64,030

Of the 64,030 accounting professionals employed in Arizona, 47,450 work in Scottsdale. Between 2006 and 2010, in Scottsdale, there has been a 8% decline in the number of accounting professionals. As the number of accounting professionals in Scottsdale has decreased, overall employment in Scottsdale has increased.

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Accounting employment growth

70,160 70,350 72,210 69,290 64,030
51,640 52,130 53,790 51,260 47,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Scottsdale

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Scottsdale

$43,745 $40,357 $42,645 $44,935 $48,005
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Scottsdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scottsdale

As the number of accounting professionals in Scottsdale has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 Scottsdale accounting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $48,005. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in Scottsdale made an average salary of $43,745 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Scottsdale.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Scottsdale

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Accounting professionals in Scottsdale earn a median salary of $46,153 per year. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 133%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,537 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,927 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Scottsdale

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Scottsdale


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Scottsdale


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

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Scottsdale


Approximately 4 students completed accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Scottsdale, Arizona

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