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Accounting Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

There are 4 accounting schools in Tucson for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the city of Tucson, which encompasses accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Accounting Employment

Tucson 8,540
Arizona 64,030

Exactly 8,540 of Arizona's 64,030 accounting professionals work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tucson, there has been a 8% decline in the number of accounting professionals. As the employment for accounting professionals in Tucson has decreased, overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Accounting employment growth

70,160 70,350 72,210 69,290 64,030
9,290 9,160 9,230 9,150 8,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$41,232 $40,118 $42,470 $42,737 $44,152
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

In Tucson, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Tucson reportedly earned an average salary of $44,152 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, accounting professionals in Tucson made an average salary of $41,232 per year. The growth in the salary of accounting professionals in Tucson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Tucson

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Tucson accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $41,805. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 121%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,845 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $63,677 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Tucson

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Tucson


There are 4 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Tucson's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Tucson


There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Tucson's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Tucson


In 2010 approximately 270 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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