Common Career Paths for Accounting Majors

Internship Employers

Top Companies

Volvo, Raymond James Financial, PwC, KPMG, Ernst & Young, Deloitte, Fidelity

Salary Information

Salary Information for 2021
Median Mean
Accounting – Elon $62,250 $58,454
Accounting – NACE* $58,000 $58,508

*NACE is the National Association of Colleges and Employers, which surveys colleges and employers nationwide to provide annual salary information.

Where are Elon Accounting alumni?

Top Companies

  • 2021: EY, KPMG, PwC, Deloitte
  • 2020: PwC, KPMG, EY, Baker Tilly, Deloitte
  • 2019: Deloitte, PwC, EY, Goldman Sachs
  • 2018: EY, Goldman Sachs, Baker Tilly, Deloitte, KPMG, PwC, RSM

Top Fields

Class of 2019-2021 Accounting Majors bar graph showing areas for sales, logistics, finance, consulting and accounting.

This is a breakdown of the different fields that Accounting alumni work in, with the most working in accounting, making up around 86% of all Accounting graduates.

Top Locations

map of the United States with the New York, Virginia, North Carolina, California, Texas, Colorado, Illinois, Ohio, Mississippi, Georgia, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Washington, D.C., Massachusetts, and Maine highlighted. highlighted

Accounting alumni are in 18 states, with a majority being in North Carolina, Virginia and New York. These states all have at least 15 Accounting graduates working there.

Accounting Major

Learn about Elon’s Accounting major

Accounting degree requirements & courses