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Accounting Schools
In State College, Pennsylvania

The city of State College has only one school where accounting faculty can find employment. The trends in State College'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

State College Vs. Pennsylvania Accounting Employment

State College 1,260
Pennsylvania 153,760

Exactly 1,260 of the 153,760 accounting professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in State College. The number of accounting professionals in State College has shrunk by 8% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in State College has increased.

State College Vs. Pennsylvania Accounting employment growth

163,310 162,950 159,510 153,280 153,760
1,370 1,430 1,170 1,180 1,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: State College

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in State College

$34,190 $32,404 $38,755 $40,555 $40,970
$35,670 $37,620 $39,590 $40,330 $42,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in State College
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in State College

Salaries for accounting professionals in State College have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $40,970 per year was earned by accounting professionals in State College. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in State College made an average salary of $34,190 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in State College is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in State College

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Accounting professionals make a median salary of $38,208 per year in State College. The 10% of accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,032 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,532 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in State College

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in State College


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

Accounting Programs Offered In State College


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

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In State College


In 2010 approximately 14 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in State College, Pennsylvania

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