Finance Schools
In Hickory, North Carolina

In Hickory, there are 2 finance schools where finance faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the finance academic community in Hickory, and the future trends. Academia in finance includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Finance Certificate
  • Associates degree in Finance
  • Bachelors degree in Finance


Professional Trends

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Finance Employment

Hickory 1,230
North Carolina 70,240

Exactly 1,230 of the 70,240 finance professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Hickory. There has been a 14% decline in the number of finance professionals in Hickory between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of finance professionals in Hickory has decreased, overall employment in Hickory has also decreased.

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Finance employment growth

63,980 71,820 75,090 73,660 70,240
1,430 1,520 1,540 1,430 1,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Hickory

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Hickory

$65,223 $64,922 $66,118 $64,123 $69,928
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Hickory
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hickory

As the number of finance professionals in Hickory has shrunk, salaries for finance professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $69,928 per year was earned by finance professionals in Hickory. Finance professionals in Hickory made a yearly average salary of $65,223, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of finance professionals in Hickory is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Hickory

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Finance professionals make a median salary of $60,952 per year in Hickory. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,530 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 195% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Hickory

Risk Management
Business Administration
International Business
Business Management
Small Business

On average finance professionals in Hickory earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Hickory.

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Hickory


There are 2 accredited finance schools in the city. Many of Hickory's finance professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Finance Programs Offered In Hickory


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in finance offered by Hickory's finance schools.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Hickory


Approximately 3 students graduated from finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Hickory, North Carolina

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