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Risk Management Schools In Mississippi

There are 3 accredited risk management schools in Mississippi for faculty who teach risk management classes to choose from. The trends in Mississippi's risk management academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in risk management includes risk management training at the risk management bachelors degree level.


  1. Delta State University

    Hwy 8 West, Cleveland, Mississippi 38733

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Mississippi Main Campus

    Oxford, Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Mississippi State University

    Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Risk Management Employment

Mississippi 340
National 235,170

Of all of the risk management professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Mississippi.

Employment Growth for Risk management professionals In Mississippi

240 310 330 310 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of risk management professionals is growing in Mississippi. 100 more risk management professionals were working in Mississippi in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 42% growth in the field. 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 Mississippi

$61,150 $60,170 $58,545 $62,080 $71,360
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Risk Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to risk management professionals are growing in Mississippi. Risk management professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $61,150 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $71,360 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Risk management professionals in Mississippi

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Thus, risk management professionals' salaries grew by 14% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Mississippi state, within the field of risk management, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid risk management professionals earn 210% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Risk management professionals and related professions in Mississippi

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

In Mississippi, risk management professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of risk management professionals is increasing in Mississippi state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited risk management schools in Mississippi state is also increasing. In Mississippi, there were 79 graduates in 2006. And there were 105 graduates from risk management courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of risk management school degree or certificate graduates in Mississippi by 33%. 100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in risk management.

Risk Management Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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