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Liberal Arts Schools
In Richlands, Virginia

There is only one liberal arts school in Richlands for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Richlands, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Richlands Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts Employment

Richlands 60
Virginia 2,150

Exactly 60 of Virginia's 2,150 liberal arts professionals work in Richlands. The number of liberal arts professionals in Richlands has shrunk by 33% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Richlands has decreased, overall employment in Richlands has increased.

Richlands Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts employment growth

1,710 1,930 2,080 2,060 2,150
90 90 90 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richlands

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Richlands

$43,240 $45,240 $55,390 No data $63,700
$29,180 $30,340 $31,840 No data $33,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Richlands
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richlands

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Richlands has shrunk, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,700 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Richlands. The average salary for liberal arts professionals in Richlands was $43,240 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Richlands.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Richlands

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90th percentile

Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $56,900 per year in Richlands. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 387% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Richlands

Liberal Arts

Richlands 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 Richlands


There is only one accredited liberal arts school in the city. Many of Richlands' liberal arts professionals are graduates of this school.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Richlands


Richlands' liberal arts schools offer 2 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Richlands


Approximately 301 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Richlands, Virginia

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