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Liberal Arts Schools
In Gresham, Oregon

In Gresham, there is only one liberal arts school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Gresham, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Gresham Vs. Oregon Liberal Arts Employment

Gresham 280
Oregon 510

Exactly 280 of the 510 liberal arts professionals employed in Oregon, work in Gresham. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of liberal arts professionals in Gresham has shrunk by 22%. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Gresham has decreased, overall employment in Gresham has increased.

Gresham Vs. Oregon Liberal Arts employment growth

520 650 680 560 510
360 460 480 330 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Gresham

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Gresham

$77,740 $77,950 $75,390 $66,760 $64,090
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Gresham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gresham

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Gresham has shrunk, salaries for liberal arts professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $64,090 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Gresham. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Gresham made an average salary of $77,740 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Gresham.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Gresham

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $53,710 per year in Gresham. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,090 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $119,660 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Gresham

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Gresham


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Gresham


Gresham's liberal arts schools offer 2 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Gresham


In 2010 approximately 379 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Gresham, Oregon

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