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Liberal Arts Schools
In Palatine, Illinois

In Palatine, there is only one liberal arts school 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 Palatine, which encompasses liberal arts training at the liberal arts associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Palatine Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts Employment

Palatine 1,720
Illinois 2,620

Exactly 1,720 of the 2,620 liberal arts professionals employed in Illinois, work in Palatine. There has been a 6% growth in the number of liberal arts professionals in Palatine between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Palatine has increased, overall employment in Palatine has also increased.

Palatine Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts employment growth

2,910 2,540 2,130 2,010 2,620
1,630 1,410 1,140 1,130 1,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palatine

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Palatine

$58,640 $55,520 $66,980 $60,960 $54,680
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Palatine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palatine

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Palatine has grown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have decreased. Palatine liberal arts professionals made $54,680 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Palatine was $58,640 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Palatine.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Palatine

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Liberal arts professionals in Palatine make a median yearly salary of $43,790. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 262%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,480 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Palatine

Liberal Arts

Palatine liberal arts professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Palatine


Many of Palatine's liberal arts professionals are graduates of the only accredited liberal arts school in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Palatine


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Palatine's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Palatine


In 2010 approximately 800 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Palatine, Illinois

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