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Liberal Arts Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

In Lexington, there are 4 liberal arts schools 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 Lexington, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Liberal Arts Employment

Lexington 200
Kentucky 1,050

Exactly 200 of the 1,050 liberal arts professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Lexington. Overall employment in Lexington has also increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Liberal Arts employment growth

920 950 950 920 1,050
No data 170 150 160 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

No data $52,190 No data $53,760 $52,590
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

In 2010 Lexington liberal arts professionals earned an average yearly salary of $52,590. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lexington.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Lexington

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Lexington liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,970. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 155%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,660 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Lexington

Liberal Arts

Lexington 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 Lexington


There are 4 accredited liberal arts schools in the city. Many of Lexington's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Lexington


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Lexington's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Lexington


In 2010 approximately 500 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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