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Finance Schools
In Washington DC

There are 10 finance schools in Washington for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the finance academic community in Washington, and the future trends. Academia in finance includes finance training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Finance Employment

Washington DC 68,350
Washington DC 27,790

Exactly 68,350 of Washington DC's 27,790 finance professionals work in Washington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Washington, there has been a 13% growth in the number of finance professionals. As the number of finance professionals in Washington has increased, overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Finance employment growth

24,830 26,730 27,970 27,840 27,790
60,630 65,710 68,800 68,650 68,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Finance VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$79,151 $81,586 $85,346 $86,786 $89,589
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

In Washington, salaries for finance professionals have increased. Washington finance professionals made $89,589 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, finance professionals in Washington made an average salary of $79,151 per year. The growth in the salary of finance professionals in Washington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Washington DC

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Finance professionals in Washington earn a median salary of $85,089 per year. The 10% of finance professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,369 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 153% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Risk Management
Business Administration
International Business
Business Management
Small Business

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

Educational Trends

Finance schools in Washington DC


Many of Washington's finance professionals are graduates of one of the 10 accredited finance schools in the city.

Finance Programs Offered In Washington DC


Washington's finance schools offer 15 finance degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Finance Degrees In Washington DC


Approximately 596 students completed finance courses in 2010.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Washington DC, Washington DC

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