Martinsburg, WV has two business and finance schools within its city limits. James Rumsey Technical Institute, the highest ranked school in the city with a business and finance program, has a total student population of 145. It is the 1458th highest ranked school in the USA and the 23rd highest in the state of West Virginia (#1 is Marshall University).
Business and Finance students from Martinsburg schools who go on to become business and finance professionals, event planners, web developers, SEOs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Wholesale and retail buyers make on average $55,480 per year and there are about 116,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Hagerstown-Martinsburg-WV area alone, there are 40 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $43,520. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $62,620/yr and there are 3,400 employed.
Martinsburg lies in Berkeley county, which is one of the 16 counties in West Virginia. Overall, the Hagerstown-Martinsburg-WV area has 96,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.6% unemployment rate, $18.36/hr average worker wage, and a $38,190 average annual salary. Thus, about 35.325 out of every 1000 jobs in Martinsburg are held by business and financial operations employees, and 0.451/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
Of the 2 business and finance schools in Martinsburg, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, James Rumsey Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($10,524/yr) for business and finance students, with Blue Ridge Community and Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $8,393/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Martinsburg|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||45.6 miles|
|Bel Air||MD||-||2||17.834||59||47.7 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||53.6 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||53.7 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||58.2 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||61.0 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||62.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||63.3 miles|