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Liberal Arts Schools
In Carlsbad, New Mexico

The city of Carlsbad has only one school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Carlsbad, which encompasses liberal arts training at the liberal arts associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Carlsbad Vs. New Mexico Liberal Arts Employment

Carlsbad 30
New Mexico 360

Exactly 30 of the 360 liberal arts professionals employed in New Mexico, work in Carlsbad. There has been a 0% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Carlsbad between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Carlsbad has decreased, overall employment in Carlsbad has increased.

Carlsbad Vs. New Mexico Liberal Arts employment growth

420 400 320 350 360
30 No data 40 No data 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Carlsbad

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Carlsbad

$51,090 No data $54,380 No data $58,440
$29,990 $31,210 $33,090 No data $35,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Carlsbad
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carlsbad

In Carlsbad, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Carlsbad reportedly earned an average salary of $58,440 per year. Liberal arts professionals in Carlsbad made a yearly average salary of $51,090, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Carlsbad is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Carlsbad

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $59,020 per year in Carlsbad. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 67%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,410 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,030 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Carlsbad

Liberal Arts

Liberal arts professional salaries in Carlsbad are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Carlsbad


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Carlsbad


There is one degree and certificate program in liberal arts offered by Carlsbad's liberal arts school.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Carlsbad


In 2010 approximately 48 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Carlsbad, New Mexico

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