With an overall population of 26,705 and a student population of 3,381, approximately 3,314 of Watertown students attend one of Watertown's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Watertown, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Jefferson Community College. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Jefferson Community College with credentials in accounting.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Watertown in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Watertown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,694.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Watertown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 accountants in New York were working in the greater Watertown area. Watertown'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 Watertown is $31,500 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.