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Liberal Arts Schools
In Syracuse, New York

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


Professional Trends

Syracuse Vs. New York Liberal Arts Employment

Syracuse 140
New York 5,260

Of the 5,260 liberal arts professionals employed in New York, 140 work in Syracuse. The number of liberal arts professionals in Syracuse has grown by 100% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Syracuse has increased, overall employment in Syracuse has also increased.

Syracuse Vs. New York Liberal Arts employment growth

No data 3,440 3,840 4,030 5,260
70 220 170 180 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Syracuse

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Syracuse

$64,530 $62,780 $66,340 $68,520 $52,490
$38,070 $39,540 $40,970 $42,270 $43,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Syracuse
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Syracuse

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Syracuse have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,490 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Syracuse. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Syracuse made an average salary of $64,530 per year. The decline in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Syracuse is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Syracuse

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Liberal arts professionals in Syracuse make a median yearly salary of $51,430. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 72%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,330 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,260 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Syracuse

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Syracuse


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Syracuse


Syracuse's liberal arts schools offer 8 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Syracuse


Approximately 334 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Syracuse, New York

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