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Liberal Arts Schools
In Newark, New Jersey

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 2 liberal arts schools in Newark. The trends in Newark'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

Newark Vs. New Jersey Liberal Arts Employment

Newark 560
New Jersey 1,930

Exactly 560 of New Jersey's 1,930 liberal arts professionals work in Newark. There has been a 36% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Newark between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Newark has decreased, overall employment in Newark has increased.

Newark Vs. New Jersey Liberal Arts employment growth

1,980 2,030 2,290 2,050 1,930
880 880 900 630 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newark

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Newark

$66,640 $69,890 $73,550 $75,910 $81,130
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Newark
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newark

In Newark, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. Newark liberal arts professionals made $81,130 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Newark made an average salary of $66,640 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Newark.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Newark

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Liberal arts professionals in Newark make a median yearly salary of $75,680. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,450 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 176% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Newark

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Newark


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Newark


Newark's liberal arts schools offer 3 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Newark


Approximately 135 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Newark, New Jersey

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