Tarboro, NC has one bookkeeping school within its city limits. Edgecombe Community College has a total student population of 3,249. It is the 4011th highest ranked school in the USA and the 74th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Bookkeeping students from Tarboro schools who go on to become bookkeepers, bookkeeping clerks, accounting managers, accounting officers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,757,870 people working as bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $34,750. Also, Accountants and auditors make on average $67,430 per year and there are about 1,106,980 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Rocky Mount area alone, there are 280 employed accountants and auditors earning an average salary of $59,860. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this area earn $32,420/yr and there are 680 employed.
Tarboro lies in Edgecombe county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Rocky Mount area has 58,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $16.12/hr average worker wage, and a $33,530 average annual salary. Thus, about 11.665 out of every 1000 jobs in Tarboro are held by bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks, and 4.790/1000 are held by accountants and auditors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Edgecombe Community College ends up costing a student $3,844/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tarboro|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||16.0 miles|
|New Bern||NC||-||1||11.0361||45||61.2 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||84.3 miles|
|Morehead City||NC||-||1||9.34196||42||93.2 miles|
|Newport News||VA||182,057||4||29.3064||58||99.8 miles|