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Liberal Arts Schools
In Emporia, Kansas

In Emporia, there is only one liberal arts school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The trends in Emporia's liberal arts academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Emporia Vs. Kansas Liberal Arts Employment

Emporia 290
Kansas 750

Exactly 290 of Kansas' 750 liberal arts professionals work in Emporia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Emporia, there has been a 15% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals. Overall employment in Emporia has increased.

Emporia Vs. Kansas Liberal Arts employment growth

680 760 770 810 750
340 330 360 No data 290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Emporia

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Emporia

$55,720 $55,360 $53,540 No data $52,290
$29,550 $30,770 $31,550 No data $33,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Emporia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Emporia

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Emporia has shrunk, salaries for liberal arts professionals have also decreased. Emporia liberal arts professionals made $52,290 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Emporia was $55,720 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Emporia.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Emporia

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $45,110 per year in Emporia. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 356%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,540 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Emporia

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Emporia


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Emporia


Emporia's liberal arts school offers one liberal arts degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Emporia


Approximately 29 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Emporia, Kansas

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