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Liberal Arts Schools
In River Grove, Illinois

In River Grove, there is only one liberal arts school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of liberal arts and liberal arts education in River Grove, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts associates degree level.


Professional Trends

River Grove Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts Employment

River Grove 1,720
Illinois 2,620

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

River Grove 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: River Grove

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in River Grove

$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 River Grove
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in River Grove

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

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in River Grove

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $43,790 per year in River Grove. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,150 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 262% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in River Grove

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professional salaries in River Grove are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in River Grove


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In River Grove


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

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In River Grove


In 2010 approximately 339 students graduated from liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in River Grove, Illinois

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