Liberal Arts Schools
In River Forest, Illinois

The city of River Forest has 2 schools where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The trends in River Forest's liberal arts academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts
  • Masters degree in Liberal Arts


Statistics

Professional Trends

River Forest Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts Employment

River Forest 1,720
Illinois 2,620

Exactly 1,720 of the 2,620 liberal arts professionals employed in Illinois, work in River Forest. There has been a 6% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals in River Forest between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in River Forest has also increased.

River Forest Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts employment growth

2,910 2,540 2,130 2,010 2,620
1,630 1,410 1,140 1,130 1,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: River Forest

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in River Forest

$58,640 $55,520 $66,980 $60,960 $54,680
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in River Forest
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in River Forest

As the number of liberal arts professionals in River Forest has grown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,680 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in River Forest. Liberal arts professionals in River Forest made a yearly average salary of $58,640, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in River Forest.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in River Forest

10th percentile
$24,150
25th percentile
$32,260
50th percentile
$43,790
75th percentile
$59,500
90th percentile
$87,480

Liberal arts professionals in River Forest earn a median salary of $43,790 per year. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 262%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,480 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in River Forest

History
$49,150
Music
$50,820
Liberal Arts
$54,680
English
$57,837
Math
$87,683

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in River Forest

2

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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In River Forest

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by River Forest's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In River Forest

associate
0
bachelor
7
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

In 2010 approximately 7 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in River Forest, Illinois

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