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Finance Schools
In Los Angeles, California

The city of Los Angeles has 6 schools where finance faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of finance and finance education in Los Angeles, which includes finance training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Los Angeles Vs. California Finance Employment

Los Angeles 81,640
California 263,180

Of the 263,180 finance professionals employed in California, 81,640 work in Los Angeles. There has been a 12% decline in the number of finance professionals in Los Angeles between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for finance professionals in Los Angeles has decreased, overall employment in Los Angeles has increased.

Los Angeles Vs. California Finance employment growth

314,290 323,520 310,490 292,410 263,180
93,290 102,120 94,020 85,140 81,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Los Angeles

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Los Angeles

$75,989 $77,138 $79,884 $81,013 $85,713
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Los Angeles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Angeles

In Los Angeles, salaries for finance professionals have increased. Los Angeles finance professionals made $85,713 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for finance professionals in Los Angeles was $75,989 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Los Angeles.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Los Angeles

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

Finance professionals make a median salary of $76,498 per year in Los Angeles. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,008 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 149% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Los Angeles

Risk Management
International Business
Business Administration
Business Management
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Los Angeles


There are 6 accredited finance schools in the city. Many of Los Angeles' finance professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Finance Programs Offered In Los Angeles


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in finance offered by Los Angeles' finance schools.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Los Angeles


Approximately 353 students completed finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Los Angeles, California

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