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Liberal Arts Schools
In Potsdam, New York

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 2 liberal arts schools in Potsdam. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Potsdam, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Potsdam Vs. New York Liberal Arts Employment

Potsdam 100
New York 5,260

Exactly 100 of the 5,260 liberal arts professionals employed in New York, work in Potsdam. The number of liberal arts professionals in Potsdam has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Potsdam has also increased.

Potsdam Vs. New York Liberal Arts employment growth

No data 3,440 3,840 4,030 5,260
90 50 90 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Potsdam

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Potsdam

$60,760 $49,490 $57,140 No data $79,750
$34,000 $35,160 $36,610 No data $38,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Potsdam
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Potsdam

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Potsdam has grown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $79,750 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Potsdam. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Potsdam was $60,760 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Potsdam.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Potsdam

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $74,110 per year in Potsdam. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,630 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 194% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Potsdam

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Potsdam


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Potsdam


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

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Potsdam


Approximately 15 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Potsdam, New York

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