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Liberal Arts Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 3 liberal arts schools in Poughkeepsie. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Poughkeepsie, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Liberal Arts Employment

Poughkeepsie 120
New York 5,260

Of the 5,260 liberal arts professionals employed in New York, 120 work in Poughkeepsie. Overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Liberal Arts employment growth

No data 3,440 3,840 4,030 5,260
No data 160 No data No data 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

No data $58,800 No data No data $83,320
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

In 2010 liberal arts professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $83,320 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $75,040 per year in Poughkeepsie. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 136%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,430 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $121,470 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Poughkeepsie's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 390 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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