Liberal Arts Schools
In Scottsdale, Arizona

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at only one liberal arts school in Scottsdale. The trends in Scottsdale's liberal arts academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Liberal Arts Employment

Scottsdale 510
Arizona 930

Of the 930 liberal arts professionals employed in Arizona, 510 work in Scottsdale. Between 2006 and 2010, in Scottsdale, there has been a 24% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals. Overall employment in Scottsdale has increased.

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Liberal Arts employment growth

1,190 1,020 720 870 930
670 600 410 500 510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Scottsdale

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Scottsdale

$41,850 $42,180 $45,400 $47,810 $65,090
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Scottsdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scottsdale

In Scottsdale, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. In 2010 Scottsdale liberal arts professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,090. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Scottsdale made an average salary of $41,850 per year. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Scottsdale is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Scottsdale

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $59,260 per year in Scottsdale. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 191%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,180 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $99,590 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Scottsdale

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Scottsdale


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Scottsdale


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

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Scottsdale


Approximately 339 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Scottsdale, Arizona

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