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Liberal Arts Schools
In Canton, Illinois

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at only one liberal arts school in Canton. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Canton, which encompasses liberal arts training at the liberal arts associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts Employment

Canton 60
Illinois 2,620

Exactly 60 of the 2,620 liberal arts professionals employed in Illinois, work in Canton. There has been a 25% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Canton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Canton has decreased, overall employment in Canton has increased.

Canton Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts employment growth

2,910 2,540 2,130 2,010 2,620
80 80 100 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$53,030 $55,310 $52,040 No data $35,950
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Canton have decreased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Canton reportedly earned an average salary of $35,950 per year. Liberal arts professionals in Canton made a yearly average salary of $53,030, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Canton.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Canton

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Liberal arts professionals in Canton make a median yearly salary of $34,500. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 163% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Canton

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professional salaries in Canton are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Canton


Many of Canton's liberal arts professionals are graduates of the only accredited liberal arts school in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Canton


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

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Canton


In 2010 approximately 141 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Canton, Illinois

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