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Liberal Arts Schools
In Madison, Wisconsin

In Madison, there are 3 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 Madison, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Liberal Arts Employment

Madison 200
Wisconsin 710

Exactly 200 of the 710 liberal arts professionals employed in Wisconsin, work in Madison. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Madison has increased, overall employment in Madison has also increased.

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Liberal Arts employment growth

1,060 1,200 990 1,050 710
No data 220 190 190 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Madison

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Madison

No data $68,380 $54,050 $55,400 $52,510
$40,050 $41,360 $42,940 $44,150 $45,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Madison
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Madison

In 2010 an average salary of $52,510 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Madison. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Madison is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Madison

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90th percentile

Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $39,430 per year in Madison. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,570 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 357% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Madison

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Madison


Many of Madison's liberal arts professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited liberal arts schools in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Madison


Madison's liberal arts schools offer 5 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Madison


Approximately 275 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Madison, Wisconsin

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