The BLS reports the job market for accountants is expected to grow an estimated 7 percent through 2030.*
This is generally tied to the health of the economy; as the economy grows, more individuals and businesses depend on help from accountants to prepare and examine financial records.
* Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 2022. BLS estimates do not represent entry-level wages and/or salaries. Multiple factors, including prior experience, age, geography market in which you want to work and degree field, will affect career outcomes and earnings. Herzing neither represents that its graduates will earn the average salaries calculated by BLS for a particular job nor guarantees that graduation from its program will result in a job, promotion, salary increase or other career growth.