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Accounting Schools
In Shelby, North Carolina

The city of Shelby has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of accounting and accounting education in Shelby, which includes accounting training at the accounting associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Accounting Employment

Shelby 5,100
North Carolina 93,910

Exactly 5,100 of North Carolina's 93,910 accounting professionals work in Shelby. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Shelby has shrunk by 8%. As the number of accounting professionals in Shelby has decreased, overall employment in Shelby has increased.

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Accounting employment growth

98,780 101,480 99,960 95,690 93,910
5,570 5,610 5,640 No data 5,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Shelby

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Shelby

$33,680 $35,808 $36,392 No data $38,885
$31,780 $33,100 $34,310 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Shelby
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shelby

As the number of accounting professionals in Shelby has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. Shelby accounting professionals made $38,885 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in Shelby made an average salary of $33,680 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Shelby is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Shelby

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Accounting professionals make a median salary of $36,923 per year in Shelby. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,595 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $55,650 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Shelby

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

Accounting professional salaries in Shelby are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Shelby


There is only one accredited accounting school in the city. Many of Shelby's accounting professionals are graduates of this school.

Accounting Programs Offered In Shelby


Shelby's accounting school offers one accounting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Shelby


Approximately 8 students graduated from accounting courses in 2010.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Shelby, North Carolina

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