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Liberal Arts Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 3 liberal arts schools in Norfolk. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Norfolk, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts Employment

Norfolk 540
Virginia 2,150

Of the 2,150 liberal arts professionals employed in Virginia, 540 work in Norfolk. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of liberal arts professionals in Norfolk has grown by 74%. Overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts employment growth

1,710 1,930 2,080 2,060 2,150
310 350 430 470 540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$50,340 $50,740 $56,530 $55,600 $54,880
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Norfolk have increased. Norfolk liberal arts professionals made $54,880 per year, on average, in 2010. Liberal arts professionals in Norfolk made a yearly average salary of $50,340, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Norfolk.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Norfolk

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Norfolk liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $55,840. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 133% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professional salaries in Norfolk are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Norfolk


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Norfolk


Norfolk's liberal arts schools offer 6 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Norfolk


Approximately 702 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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