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Accounting Schools
In Wichita, Kansas

The city of Wichita has 6 schools where accounting faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the city of Wichita, which encompasses accounting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Wichita Vs. Kansas Accounting Employment

Wichita 8,480
Kansas 39,080

Of the 39,080 accounting professionals employed in Kansas, 8,480 work in Wichita. The number of accounting professionals in Wichita has shrunk by 5% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of accounting professionals in Wichita has decreased, overall employment in Wichita has increased.

Wichita Vs. Kansas Accounting employment growth

40,700 40,240 41,100 39,970 39,080
8,970 8,520 8,420 7,960 8,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Wichita

Accounting VS. All professions salaries in Wichita

$40,953 $38,177 $40,447 $41,203 $42,445
$35,760 $36,710 $38,350 $39,110 $39,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting in Wichita
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wichita

As the number of accounting professionals in Wichita has shrunk, salaries for accounting professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $42,445 per year was earned by accounting professionals in Wichita. Accounting professionals in Wichita made a yearly average salary of $40,953, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Wichita.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Wichita

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Wichita accounting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $40,810. 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 $26,883 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,443 per year.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Wichita

Forensic Accounting
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Accounting schools in Wichita


There are 6 accredited accounting schools in the city. Many of Wichita's accounting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Accounting Programs Offered In Wichita


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in accounting offered by Wichita's accounting schools.

Student Completed Accounting Degrees In Wichita


In 2010 approximately 235 students completed accounting courses.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Wichita, Kansas

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