Liberal Arts Schools
In San Mateo, California

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

  • Liberal Arts Certificate
  • Associates degree in Liberal Arts


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Mateo Vs. California Liberal Arts Employment

San Mateo 690
California 8,240

Exactly 690 of the 8,240 liberal arts professionals employed in California, work in San Mateo. There has been a 109% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals in San Mateo between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in San Mateo has increased, overall employment in San Mateo has also increased.

San Mateo Vs. California Liberal Arts employment growth

No data 5,870 7,130 8,320 8,240
330 340 680 860 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Mateo

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in San Mateo

$86,390 $97,810 $68,830 $70,550 $64,070
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in San Mateo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Mateo

In San Mateo, salaries for liberal arts professionals have decreased. San Mateo liberal arts professionals made $64,070 per year, on average, in 2010. Liberal arts professionals in San Mateo made a yearly average salary of $86,390, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of liberal arts professionals in San Mateo is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in San Mateo

10th percentile
$33,850
25th percentile
$37,750
50th percentile
$47,950
75th percentile
$85,680
90th percentile
$118,750

Liberal arts professionals in San Mateo make a median yearly salary of $47,950. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 251%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,850 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $118,750 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in San Mateo

Liberal Arts
$64,070
History
$67,320
English
$67,613
Music
$70,050
Math
$95,385

San Mateo 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 San Mateo

1

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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In San Mateo

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by San Mateo's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In San Mateo

associate
169
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
45
Total214

In 2010 approximately 214 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in San Mateo, California

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