Liberal Arts Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

The city of Harrisburg has only one school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Harrisburg, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Liberal Arts Employment

Harrisburg 280
Pennsylvania 4,480

Exactly 280 of Pennsylvania's 4,480 liberal arts professionals work in Harrisburg. There has been a 0% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Harrisburg between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Harrisburg has decreased, overall employment in Harrisburg has increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Liberal Arts employment growth

3,150 3,010 3,320 3,830 4,480
280 220 230 240 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$63,440 $57,430 $62,130 $61,410 $69,610
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

In Harrisburg, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Harrisburg reportedly earned an average salary of $69,610 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Harrisburg made an average salary of $63,440 per year. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Harrisburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Harrisburg

10th percentile
$49,620
25th percentile
$54,200
50th percentile
$63,410
75th percentile
$82,700
90th percentile
$102,780

Harrisburg liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $63,410. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,620 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

English
$58,900
Math
$63,475
History
$63,580
Music
$64,250
Liberal Arts
$69,610

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Harrisburg

1

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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Harrisburg

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in liberal arts offered by Harrisburg's liberal arts school.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Harrisburg

associate
193
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total193

In 2010 approximately 193 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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