Liberal Arts Schools
In Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

The city of Bethlehem has 3 schools where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Bethlehem, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Liberal Arts
  • Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts


Professional Trends

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Liberal Arts Employment

Bethlehem 260
Pennsylvania 4,480

Exactly 260 of Pennsylvania's 4,480 liberal arts professionals work in Bethlehem. The number of liberal arts professionals in Bethlehem has grown by 86% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Bethlehem has also increased.

Bethlehem 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: Bethlehem

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Bethlehem

$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 Bethlehem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bethlehem

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Bethlehem have increased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Bethlehem reportedly earned an average salary of $68,230 per year. Liberal arts professionals in Bethlehem made a yearly average salary of $60,110, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Bethlehem is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Bethlehem

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $66,710 per year in Bethlehem. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,040 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 159% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Bethlehem

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professional salaries in Bethlehem are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Bethlehem


Many of Bethlehem's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited liberal arts schools in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Bethlehem


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Bethlehem's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Bethlehem


In 2010 approximately 198 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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