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Liberal Arts Schools
In Westfield, Massachusetts

In Westfield, there is only one liberal arts school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Westfield, which encompasses liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Westfield Vs. Massachusetts Liberal Arts Employment

Westfield 240
Massachusetts 2,220

Exactly 240 of the 2,220 liberal arts professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Westfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of liberal arts professionals in Westfield has shrunk by 20%. Overall employment in Westfield has increased.

Westfield Vs. Massachusetts Liberal Arts employment growth

2,200 2,200 2,130 2,180 2,220
300 270 260 240 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Westfield

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Westfield

$67,320 $73,060 No data No data $67,540
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Westfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Westfield

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Westfield have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $67,540 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Westfield. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Westfield was $67,320 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Westfield.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Westfield

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Westfield liberal arts professionals earn a median yearly salary of $63,310. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 155%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,850 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $104,290 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Westfield

Liberal Arts

Westfield liberal arts professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Westfield


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Westfield


Westfield's liberal arts school offers one liberal arts degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Westfield


In 2010 approximately 42 students completed liberal arts courses.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Westfield, Massachusetts

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