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Liberal Arts Schools
In Rock Island, Illinois

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at only one liberal arts school in Rock Island. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of liberal arts and liberal arts education in Rock Island, which includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Rock Island Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts Employment

Rock Island 50
Illinois 2,620

Exactly 50 of the 2,620 liberal arts professionals employed in Illinois, work in Rock Island. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Rock Island has increased, overall employment in Rock Island has also increased.

Rock Island Vs. Illinois Liberal Arts employment growth

2,910 2,540 2,130 2,010 2,620
No data 50 60 50 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Rock Island

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Rock Island

No data $55,520 $67,240 $67,750 $75,740
$34,610 $35,910 $37,630 $38,700 $39,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Rock Island
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rock Island

In 2010 Rock Island liberal arts professionals earned an average yearly salary of $75,740. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rock Island.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Rock Island

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $73,270 per year in Rock Island. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $111,970 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Rock Island

Liberal Arts

Liberal arts professional salaries in Rock Island are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Rock Island


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Rock Island


There is one degree and certificate program in liberal arts offered by Rock Island's liberal arts school.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Rock Island


Approximately 5 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Rock Island, Illinois

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