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Liberal Arts Schools
In Wise, Virginia

In Wise, there is only one liberal arts school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Wise, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the liberal arts bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Wise Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts Employment

Wise 60
Virginia 2,150

Exactly 60 of Virginia's 2,150 liberal arts professionals work in Wise. There has been a 33% decline in the number of liberal arts professionals in Wise between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Wise has increased.

Wise Vs. Virginia Liberal Arts employment growth

1,710 1,930 2,080 2,060 2,150
90 90 90 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Wise

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Wise

$43,240 $45,240 $55,390 No data $63,700
$29,180 $30,340 $31,840 No data $33,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Wise
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wise

Salaries for liberal arts professionals in Wise have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,700 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Wise. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for liberal arts professionals in Wise was $43,240 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Wise.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Wise

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Liberal arts professionals make a median salary of $56,900 per year in Wise. The difference in pay between the liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 387%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,700 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $144,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Wise

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professionals in Wise earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Wise.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Wise


Many of Wise's liberal arts professionals are graduates of the only accredited liberal arts school in the city.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Wise


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

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Wise


Approximately 43 students graduated from liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Wise, Virginia

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