Liberal Arts Schools
In Athens, Alabama

The city of Athens has only one school 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 Athens, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Alabama Liberal Arts Employment

Athens 140
Alabama 1,080

Exactly 140 of Alabama's 1,080 liberal arts professionals work in Athens. There has been a 56% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals in Athens between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Athens has decreased.

Athens Vs. Alabama Liberal Arts employment growth

1,170 1,040 1,010 970 1,080
90 120 120 120 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$42,940 $45,580 $47,780 $48,920 $37,000
$41,270 $43,260 $44,540 $46,220 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Athens has grown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have decreased. In 2010 Athens liberal arts professionals earned an average yearly salary of $37,000. Liberal arts professionals in Athens made a yearly average salary of $42,940, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Athens

10th percentile
$20,440
25th percentile
$21,950
50th percentile
$28,030
75th percentile
$50,920
90th percentile
$63,430

Athens liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $28,030. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,440 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $63,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Athens

Liberal Arts
$37,000
Music
$48,890
English
$49,215
Math
$56,015

Athens liberal arts professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Athens

1

Many of Athens' liberal arts professionals are graduates of the only accredited liberal arts school in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Athens' liberal arts school offers one liberal arts degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
27
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total27

Approximately 27 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Athens, Alabama

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