Liberal Arts Schools
In Laurel, Mississippi

In Laurel, there is only one liberal arts 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 Laurel, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Laurel Vs. Mississippi Liberal Arts Employment

Laurel 60
Mississippi 740

Exactly 60 of the 740 liberal arts professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Laurel. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of liberal arts professionals in Laurel has shrunk by 0%. Overall employment in Laurel has also decreased.

Laurel Vs. Mississippi Liberal Arts employment growth

740 760 670 710 740
60 60 40 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Laurel

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Laurel

$58,720 $60,910 $47,020 No data $44,620
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Laurel
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Laurel

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Laurel have decreased. Laurel liberal arts professionals made $44,620 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Laurel was $58,720 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Laurel is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Laurel

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $45,340 per year in Laurel. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,450 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Laurel

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Laurel


There is only one accredited liberal arts school in the city. Many of Laurel's liberal arts professionals are graduates of this school.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Laurel


Laurel's liberal arts school offers one liberal arts degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Laurel


In 2010 approximately 2 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Laurel, Mississippi

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