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Accounting Schools
In Virginia Beach, Virginia

In Virginia Beach, 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 Virginia Beach, and the future trends. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the accounting associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Accounting Employment

Virginia Beach 18,490
Virginia 98,910

Exactly 18,490 of Virginia's 98,910 accounting professionals work in Virginia Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, in Virginia Beach, there has been a 10% decline in the number of accounting professionals. Overall employment in Virginia Beach has increased.

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Accounting employment growth

106,440 105,260 106,090 102,640 98,910
20,540 19,560 19,490 18,680 18,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Virginia Beach

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Virginia Beach

$38,243 $40,015 $41,493 $42,678 $44,727
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Virginia Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Virginia Beach

As the number of accounting professionals in Virginia Beach has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 accounting professionals in Virginia Beach reportedly earned an average salary of $44,727 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for accounting professionals in Virginia Beach was $38,243 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Virginia Beach.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Virginia Beach

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Accounting professionals in Virginia Beach earn a median salary of $43,240 per year. The difference in pay between the accounting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 127%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,823 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $63,198 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Virginia Beach

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Virginia Beach


There are 2 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Virginia Beach's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Virginia Beach


Virginia Beach's accounting schools offer 2 accounting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Virginia Beach


In 2010 approximately 23 students graduated from accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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