The career outlook for those in Accounting and Finance careers continues to be strong, even more so in these uncertain economic times.
With an increase in financial regulations, ever changing tax laws, and a more watchful eye toward loss prevention and fraud detection, those with a solid background in Accounting and financial systems are in high demand.
Median annual salary: $67,190
Starting salaries vary by location. See the data on the outlook of business and financial occupations at the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
|*Business and Financial Occupations Data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics|
|Occupation||Median Annual Income (May 2015)||New Jobs Outlook (2014-2024)|
|Accountants and Auditors||$67,190||11% increase|
|Budget Analysts||$71,590||3% increase|
|Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialist||$60,850||4% increase|
|Financial Analysts||$80,310||12% increase|
|Financial Examiners||$78,010||10% increase|
|Loan Officers||$63,430||8% increase|
|Management Analysts||$81,320||14% increase|
|Market Research Analysts||$62,150||19% increase|
|Personal Financial Advisors||$89,160||30% increase|
|Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents||$51,430||6% decline|
* Publish Date: December 2015
Where BSU Accounting Graduates Work
A sample of recent firms hiring BSU Grads:
- Federated Insurance