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Finance Schools
In Akron, Ohio

The city of Akron has only one school where finance faculty can find employment. The trends in Akron's finance academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes finance training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Finance Employment

Akron 5,040
Ohio 86,260

Exactly 5,040 of the 86,260 finance professionals employed in Ohio, work in Akron. The number of finance professionals in Akron has shrunk by 14% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of finance professionals in Akron has decreased, overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Finance employment growth

92,120 90,050 90,840 88,100 86,260
5,830 5,950 5,690 4,970 5,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$56,539 $59,140 $65,582 $67,404 $66,767
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of finance professionals in Akron has shrunk, salaries for finance professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $66,767 per year was earned by finance professionals in Akron. Finance professionals in Akron made a yearly average salary of $56,539, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of finance professionals in Akron is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Akron

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Finance professionals make a median salary of $59,716 per year in Akron. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,919 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 155% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Akron

Risk Management
International Business
Business Management
Business Administration
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Akron


There is only one accredited finance school in the city. Many of Akron's finance professionals are graduates of this school.

Finance Programs Offered In Akron


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in finance offered by Akron's finance schools.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Akron


In 2010 approximately 137 students completed finance courses.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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