With an overall population of 7,498 and a student population of 3,725, approximately 3,725 of Herkimer students attend one of Herkimer's schools that offer accounting programs.
Herkimer's largest accounting school is Herkimer County Community College. In 2010, approximately 38 students graduated from the Accounting program at Herkimer County Community College.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Herkimer's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Herkimer was $3,760 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Herkimer, your job prospects are not very good. There were 144,380 accountants working in New York and 2,620 working in the greater Herkimer area in 2010. Herkimer's accountant workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Herkimer is $33,390 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.