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Liberal Arts Schools
In Elmhurst, Illinois

The city of Elmhurst 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 Elmhurst, which encompasses liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts Employment

Elmhurst 1,720
Illinois 2,620

Exactly 1,720 of the 2,620 liberal arts professionals employed in Illinois, work in Elmhurst. There has been a 6% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals in Elmhurst between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Elmhurst has increased, overall employment in Elmhurst has also increased.

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts employment growth

2,910 2,540 2,130 2,010 2,620
1,630 1,410 1,140 1,130 1,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elmhurst

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Elmhurst

$58,640 $55,520 $66,980 $60,960 $54,680
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Elmhurst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elmhurst

In Elmhurst, salaries for liberal arts professionals have decreased. Elmhurst liberal arts professionals made $54,680 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Elmhurst was $58,640 per year. The decline in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Elmhurst is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Elmhurst

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Elmhurst liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $43,790. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 262%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,480 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Elmhurst

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Elmhurst


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Elmhurst


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Elmhurst's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Elmhurst


In 2010 approximately 11 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Elmhurst, Illinois

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