English Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

In Chicago, there are 16 english schools where english faculty can find employment. The trends in Chicago's english academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes english training at the following levels:

  • English Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in English
  • Masters degree in English
  • PhD degree in English


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois English Employment

Chicago 2,690
Illinois 4,110

Exactly 2,690 of Illinois' 4,110 english professionals work in Chicago. Between 2006 and 2010, in Chicago, there has been a 30% decline in the number of english professionals. Overall employment in Chicago has increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois English employment growth

5,540 4,950 5,020 4,300 4,110
3,860 3,320 3,350 2,920 2,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

English VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$51,920 $58,900 $57,177 $59,113 $57,837
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: English in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

Salaries for english professionals in Chicago have increased. In 2010 Chicago english professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,837. English professionals in Chicago made a yearly average salary of $51,920, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Chicago.

Salary percentiles for English professionals in Chicago

10th percentile
$27,947
25th percentile
$38,583
50th percentile
$53,370
75th percentile
$70,910
90th percentile
$99,360

Chicago english professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,370. The 10% of english professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,947 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $99,360 per year.

Average Salaries for English professionals and related professions in Chicago

Liberal Arts
$54,680
English
$57,837
Creative Writing
$62,580
Journalism
$63,917

On average english professional salaries in Chicago are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

English schools in Chicago

16

Many of Chicago's english professionals are graduates of one of the 16 accredited english schools in the city.

English Programs Offered In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
14
doctor
4
Certificate
1
Total33

Chicago's english schools offer 33 english degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed English Degrees In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
592
master
204
doctor
25
Certificate
152
Total973

In 2010 approximately 973 students graduated from english courses.

English Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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