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Finance Schools In Delaware

In Delaware, there are 5 accredited schools where finance classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in finance in the state of Delaware, which encompasses finance training at the following levels:


  1. Delaware State University

    1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Delaware

    Newark, Delaware 19716

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Goldey-Beacom College

    4701 Limestone Rd, Wilmington, Delaware 19808

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Wilmington University

    320 Dupont Hwy, New Castle, Delaware 19720

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Strayer University-Delaware

    240 Continental Dr Ste 108, Newark, Delaware 19713

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Finance Employment

Delaware 10,450
National 2,457,330

Of all of the finance professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Delaware state.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In Delaware

7,170 12,380 11,460 11,520 10,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Finance is a growing field in Delaware. In Delaware, 3,280 more finance professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 46% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for finance professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 1% between 2006 and 2010.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in Delaware

$69,934 $67,085 $72,076 $74,953 $64,740
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to finance professionals are declining in Delaware. In 2006 finance professionals made a mean salary of $69,934 per year, and in 2010 they made $64,740 per year.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Delaware

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90th percentile

This represents a decline in salaries of 8%. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In Delaware state, within the field of finance, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid finance professionals earn 87% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Delaware

Business Administration
Business Management
International Business
Risk Management
Small Business

In Delaware, finance professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Finance programs available for each degree type for all schools in Delaware


The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited finance schools in Delaware is increasing. In 2006, 4 students graduated from finance courses in Delaware. And in 2010, 421 students graduated.

This represents a 10425% increase in the number of finance degree or certificate school graduates in Delaware state. Most of these graduates, or 56%, earned a bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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