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Liberal Arts Schools
In Albany, New York

There are 4 liberal arts schools in Albany for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Albany, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Albany Vs. New York Liberal Arts Employment

Albany 240
New York 5,260

Exactly 240 of the 5,260 liberal arts professionals employed in New York, work in Albany. Between 2006 and 2010, in Albany, there has been a 118% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Albany has increased, overall employment in Albany has also increased.

Albany Vs. New York Liberal Arts employment growth

No data 3,440 3,840 4,030 5,260
110 No data 170 240 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Albany

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Albany

$74,600 No data $79,990 $84,970 $86,080
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Albany
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albany

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Albany have increased. In 2010 Albany liberal arts professionals earned an average yearly salary of $86,080. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Albany was $74,600 per year. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Albany is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Albany

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Liberal arts professionals in Albany earn a median salary of $74,230 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 228%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,800 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $133,980 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Albany

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professionals in Albany earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Albany.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Albany


There are 4 accredited liberal arts schools in the city. Many of Albany's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Albany


Albany's liberal arts schools offer 13 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Albany


Approximately 427 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Albany, New York

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