Athens, AL has one tax school within its city limits. Athens State University has a total student population of 3,511. It is the 6247th highest ranked school in the USA and the 75th highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus).
Tax students from Athens schools who go on to become tax preparers, accountants, tax accountants, tax specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 61,130 people working as tax preparers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,060. Also, Tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents make on average $53,800 per year and there are about 69,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Huntsville area alone, there are 70 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average salary of $58,750. Tax preparers in this area earn $30,300/yr and there are ** employed.
Athens lies in Limestone county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Huntsville area has 205,550 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $22/hr average worker wage, and a $46,220 average annual salary. Thus, about ** out of every 1000 jobs in Athens are held by tax preparers, and 0/1000 are held by tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Athens State University ends up costing a student $/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Athens|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||98.2 miles|