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Liberal Arts Schools
In Fairfield, Iowa

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


Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Iowa Liberal Arts Employment

Fairfield 120
Iowa 620

Of the 620 liberal arts professionals employed in Iowa, 120 work in Fairfield. The number of liberal arts professionals in Fairfield has grown by 33% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Fairfield has increased, overall employment in Fairfield has also increased.

Fairfield Vs. Iowa Liberal Arts employment growth

670 750 680 650 620
90 90 100 No data 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$58,880 $60,420 $66,260 No data $75,250
$30,840 $32,200 $33,180 No data $34,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Fairfield have increased. In 2010 Fairfield liberal arts professionals earned an average yearly salary of $75,250. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Fairfield was $58,880 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfield.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Fairfield

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Liberal arts professionals in Fairfield earn a median salary of $71,170 per year. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 120% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Liberal Arts

Fairfield liberal arts professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Fairfield


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Fairfield


Fairfield's liberal arts schools offer 3 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Fairfield


In 2010 approximately 19 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Iowa

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