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Liberal Arts Schools
In Schenectady, New York

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 2 liberal arts schools in Schenectady. The trends in Schenectady's liberal arts academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Schenectady Vs. New York Liberal Arts Employment

Schenectady 240
New York 5,260

Of the 5,260 liberal arts professionals employed in New York, 240 work in Schenectady. The number of liberal arts professionals in Schenectady has grown by 118% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Schenectady has also increased.

Schenectady Vs. New York Liberal Arts employment growth

No data 3,440 3,840 4,030 5,260
110 No data 170 240 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Schenectady

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Schenectady

$74,600 No data $79,990 $84,970 $86,080
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Schenectady
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Schenectady

In Schenectady, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. Schenectady liberal arts professionals made $86,080 per year, on average, in 2010. Liberal arts professionals in Schenectady made a yearly average salary of $74,600, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Schenectady.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Schenectady

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Schenectady liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $74,230. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $133,980 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Schenectady

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Schenectady


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Schenectady


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in liberal arts offered by Schenectady's liberal arts schools.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Schenectady


Approximately 139 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Schenectady, New York

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