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Finance Schools
In Columbus, Georgia

The city of Columbus has 3 schools where finance faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in finance in the city of Columbus, which encompasses finance training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Georgia Finance Employment

Columbus 1,850
Georgia 65,140

Exactly 1,850 of Georgia's 65,140 finance professionals work in Columbus. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of finance professionals in Columbus has grown by 64%. As the employment for finance professionals in Columbus has increased, overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Georgia Finance employment growth

65,070 65,370 67,380 65,550 65,140
1,130 1,100 1,610 1,360 1,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$54,800 $59,827 $63,430 $68,517 $69,751
$31,920 $33,210 $35,050 $36,680 $37,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

As the number of finance professionals in Columbus has grown, salaries for finance professionals have also increased. In 2010 finance professionals in Columbus reportedly earned an average salary of $69,751 per year. The average salary for finance professionals in Columbus was $54,800 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbus.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Columbus

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

Columbus finance professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,359. The difference in pay between the finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 185%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,433 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $112,251 per year.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Columbus

Risk Management
Business Administration
International Business
Small Business
Business Management

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

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Columbus


There are 3 accredited finance schools in the city. Many of Columbus' finance professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Finance Programs Offered In Columbus


Columbus' finance schools offer 2 finance degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Columbus


Approximately 30 students graduated from finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Georgia

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