Liberal Arts Schools
In Fairmont, West Virginia

The city of Fairmont has 2 schools where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Fairmont, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairmont Vs. West Virginia Liberal Arts Employment

Fairmont 70
West Virginia 370

Exactly 70 of West Virginia's 370 liberal arts professionals work in Fairmont. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fairmont, there has been a 40% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Fairmont has increased, overall employment in Fairmont has also increased.

Fairmont Vs. West Virginia Liberal Arts employment growth

280 240 290 280 370
50 40 40 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairmont

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Fairmont

$48,450 $52,380 $55,500 No data $48,590
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Fairmont
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairmont

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Fairmont have increased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Fairmont reportedly earned an average salary of $48,590 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Fairmont was $48,450 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairmont.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Fairmont

10th percentile
$17,660
25th percentile
$39,080
50th percentile
$48,270
75th percentile
$59,210
90th percentile
$75,100

Liberal arts professionals in Fairmont make a median yearly salary of $48,270. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 325%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $17,660 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,100 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Fairmont

English
$30,210
Liberal Arts
$48,590

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Fairmont

2

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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Fairmont

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Fairmont's liberal arts schools offer 3 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Fairmont

associate
46
bachelor
52
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total98

Approximately 98 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Fairmont, West Virginia

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