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Risk Management Schools In Kentucky

Kentucky has 2 accredited risk management schools where risk management faculty who teach risk management classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of risk management and risk management training in Kentucky, which includes risk management training at the risk management bachelors degree level.


  1. Bellarmine University

    2001 Newburg Rd, Louisville, Kentucky 40205-0671

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Eastern Kentucky University

    521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, Kentucky 40475-3102

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Risk Management Employment

Kentucky 2,020
National 235,170

Of all of the risk management professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Kentucky state.

Employment Growth for Risk management professionals In Kentucky

1,570 440 570 2,490 2,020
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Risk Management is a growing field in Kentucky. In Kentucky, 450 more risk management professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of risk management has grown by 29% in Kentucky. This is faster than the trend for risk management professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of risk management professionals has grown by 21% between 2006 and 2010.

Risk Management VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$65,550 $68,803 $64,080 $66,467 $69,920
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Risk Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by risk management professionals is increasing in Kentucky. The mean salary for risk management professionals in 2006 was $65,550 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $69,920 per year.

Salary percentiles for Risk management professionals in Kentucky

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Thus, there was a 6% growth in risk management professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Kentucky, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of risk management. The pay differential between the highest paid risk management professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 184%

Average Salaries for Risk management professionals and related professions in Kentucky

Business Administration
Business Management
Emergency Management
Property Management
Risk Management
Small Business

In Kentucky, risk management professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Risk Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kentucky


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited risk management schools in Kentucky is increasing. In 2006, 9 students graduated from risk management courses in Kentucky. And in 2010, 16 students graduated.

This represents a 78% increase in the number of risk management degree or certificate school graduates in Kentucky state. 100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in risk management.

Risk Management Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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