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Liberal Arts Schools
In Lincoln, Illinois

There are 2 liberal arts schools in Lincoln for faculty to choose from. The trends in Lincoln's liberal arts academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts Employment

Lincoln 60
Illinois 2,620

Exactly 60 of the 2,620 liberal arts professionals employed in Illinois, work in Lincoln. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of liberal arts professionals in Lincoln has shrunk by 25%. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Lincoln has decreased, overall employment in Lincoln has increased.

Lincoln Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts employment growth

2,910 2,540 2,130 2,010 2,620
80 80 100 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$53,030 $55,310 $52,040 No data $35,950
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Lincoln has shrunk, salaries for liberal arts professionals have also decreased. In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Lincoln reportedly earned an average salary of $35,950 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Lincoln was $53,030 per year. The decline in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Lincoln is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Lincoln

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Lincoln liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $34,500. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $53,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Lincoln

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Lincoln


There are 2 accredited liberal arts schools in the city. Many of Lincoln's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Lincoln


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Lincoln's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Lincoln


In 2010 approximately 162 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Illinois

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