Liberal Arts Schools
In Allentown, Pennsylvania

In Allentown, there are 2 liberal arts schools where liberal arts faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of liberal arts and liberal arts education in Allentown, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Liberal Arts Employment

Allentown 260
Pennsylvania 4,480

Exactly 260 of the 4,480 liberal arts professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Allentown. The number of liberal arts professionals in Allentown has grown by 86% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Allentown has increased, overall employment in Allentown has also increased.

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Liberal Arts employment growth

3,150 3,010 3,320 3,830 4,480
140 80 No data 200 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Allentown

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Allentown

$60,110 $69,630 $67,200 $65,970 $68,230
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Allentown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Allentown

In Allentown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $68,230 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Allentown. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Allentown was $60,110 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Allentown.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Allentown

10th percentile
$40,040
25th percentile
$50,600
50th percentile
$66,710
75th percentile
$81,770
90th percentile
$103,520

Liberal arts professionals in Allentown earn a median salary of $66,710 per year. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 159%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,040 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $103,520 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Allentown

Music
$0
English
$50,637
Liberal Arts
$68,230
Math
$77,430

On average liberal arts professionals in Allentown earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Allentown.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Allentown

2

There are 2 accredited liberal arts schools in the city. Many of Allentown's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Allentown's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
11
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total11

In 2010 approximately 11 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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