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Liberal Arts Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

There is only one liberal arts school in Lakewood for faculty to choose from. The trends in Lakewood'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 associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Lakewood Vs. Washington Liberal Arts Employment

Lakewood 140
Washington 1,390

Exactly 140 of Washington State's 1,390 liberal arts professionals work in Lakewood. There has been a 12% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Lakewood between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Lakewood has decreased, overall employment in Lakewood has increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Liberal Arts employment growth

1,340 1,320 1,340 1,400 1,390
160 140 170 140 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$48,590 $50,060 $51,980 $47,980 $49,180
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Lakewood have increased. Lakewood liberal arts professionals made $49,180 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Lakewood was $48,590 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Lakewood is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Lakewood

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $47,920 per year in Lakewood. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 89%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,060 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $66,200 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Lakewood


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Lakewood


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

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Lakewood


Approximately 617 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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