Liberal Arts Schools
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 7 liberal arts schools in Milwaukee. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Milwaukee, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Liberal Arts
  • Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts
  • Masters degree in Liberal Arts
  • PhD degree in Liberal Arts


Professional Trends

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Liberal Arts Employment

Milwaukee 250
Wisconsin 710

Exactly 250 of the 710 liberal arts professionals employed in Wisconsin, work in Milwaukee. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of liberal arts professionals in Milwaukee has shrunk by 39%. Overall employment in Milwaukee has increased.

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Liberal Arts employment growth

1,060 1,200 990 1,050 710
410 460 310 350 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Milwaukee

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Milwaukee

$51,810 $52,740 $48,870 $62,740 $68,470
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Milwaukee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Milwaukee

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Milwaukee have increased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Milwaukee reportedly earned an average salary of $68,470 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Milwaukee made an average salary of $51,810 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Milwaukee.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Milwaukee

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Milwaukee liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,060. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $113,250 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Milwaukee

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Milwaukee


Many of Milwaukee's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of the 7 accredited liberal arts schools in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Milwaukee


There are a total of 14 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Milwaukee's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Milwaukee


Approximately 191 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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