Liberal Arts Schools
In Petersburg, Virginia

The city of Petersburg 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 Petersburg, 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

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts Employment

Petersburg 270
Virginia 2,150

Exactly 270 of the 2,150 liberal arts professionals employed in Virginia, work in Petersburg. There has been a 13% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals in Petersburg between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Petersburg has also increased.

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts employment growth

1,710 1,930 2,080 2,060 2,150
240 240 250 270 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Petersburg

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Petersburg

$47,530 $51,080 $56,180 $55,340 $56,100
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Petersburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Petersburg

In Petersburg, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $56,100 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Petersburg. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Petersburg was $47,530 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Petersburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Petersburg

10th percentile
$30,080
25th percentile
$36,960
50th percentile
$54,890
75th percentile
$69,210
90th percentile
$85,270

Liberal arts professionals in Petersburg make a median yearly salary of $54,890. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,080 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Petersburg

History
$43,060
Music
$43,350
Liberal Arts
$56,100
English
$57,163
Math
$63,435

Liberal arts professional salaries in Petersburg are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Petersburg

2

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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Petersburg

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Petersburg's liberal arts schools offer 2 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Petersburg

associate
10
bachelor
20
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total30

In 2010 approximately 30 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Petersburg, Virginia

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