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Liberal Arts Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 3 liberal arts schools in Charlotte. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Charlotte, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Liberal Arts Employment

Charlotte 500
North Carolina 3,100

Exactly 500 of the 3,100 liberal arts professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Charlotte. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of liberal arts professionals in Charlotte has grown by 32%. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Charlotte has increased, overall employment in Charlotte has also increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Liberal Arts employment growth

2,490 2,450 2,480 2,670 3,100
380 460 480 480 500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$46,880 $48,340 $52,440 $52,890 $63,810
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Charlotte has grown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have also increased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Charlotte reportedly earned an average salary of $63,810 per year. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Charlotte was $46,880 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Charlotte is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Charlotte

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $60,970 per year in Charlotte. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 150%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,670 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,690 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Charlotte


There are 3 accredited liberal arts schools in the city. Many of Charlotte's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Charlotte


Charlotte's liberal arts schools offer 7 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Charlotte


Approximately 792 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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