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Liberal Arts Schools
In Wilmington, North Carolina

Liberal Arts faculty can choose to work at one of 2 liberal arts schools in Wilmington. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in liberal arts in the city of Wilmington, which encompasses liberal arts training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Liberal Arts Employment

Wilmington 130
North Carolina 3,100

Exactly 130 of North Carolina's 3,100 liberal arts professionals work in Wilmington. There has been a 24% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Wilmington between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of liberal arts professionals in Wilmington has decreased, overall employment in Wilmington has increased.

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Liberal Arts employment growth

2,490 2,450 2,480 2,670 3,100
170 150 No data No data 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Wilmington

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Wilmington

$46,250 $47,100 No data No data $59,240
$32,580 $33,950 $35,260 $36,570 $38,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Wilmington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wilmington

As the number of liberal arts professionals in Wilmington has shrunk, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. Wilmington liberal arts professionals made $59,240 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Wilmington was $46,250 per year. The growth in the salary of liberal arts professionals in Wilmington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Wilmington

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Liberal arts professionals in Wilmington make a median yearly salary of $56,570. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,140 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 130% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Wilmington

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Wilmington


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

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Wilmington


Wilmington's liberal arts schools offer 4 liberal arts degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Wilmington


Approximately 568 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Wilmington, North Carolina

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