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Liberal Arts Schools
In Troy, New York

In Troy, there are 3 liberal arts schools where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Troy, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Liberal Arts Employment

Troy 240
New York 5,260

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

Troy 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: Troy

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$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 Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Troy has grown, salaries for liberal arts professionals have also increased. Troy liberal arts professionals made $86,080 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, liberal arts professionals in Troy made an average salary of $74,600 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Troy.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Troy

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $74,230 per year in Troy. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 228%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,800 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $133,980 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Troy

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Troy


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Troy


Troy's liberal arts schools offer 6 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Troy


Approximately 483 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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