FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Accounting Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

In Tempe, there are 2 accounting schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Tempe, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Accounting Employment

Tempe 47,450
Arizona 64,030

Exactly 47,450 of Arizona's 64,030 accounting professionals work in Tempe. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of accounting professionals in Tempe has shrunk by 8%. As the employment for accounting professionals in Tempe has decreased, overall employment in Tempe has increased.

Tempe 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: Tempe

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$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 Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

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

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Tempe

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Accounting professionals in Tempe make a median yearly salary of $46,153. 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 Tempe

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Tempe


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

Accounting Programs Offered In Tempe


Tempe's accounting schools offer 4 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Tempe


In 2010 approximately 401 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of accounting faculty, growth in the field of accounting academia and accounting faculty salaries in Tempe, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching accounting courses to students at the certificate in accounting, associates degree in accounting, bachelors degree in accounting, and masters degree in accounting levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future accounting faculty in Tempe. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.


Career Index

Your free online education database