Salary for Postsecondary History Teachers

Also known as:  African History Professor, American History Professor, Historiography Professor, Jewish History Professor, Russian History Professor, South Asian History Professor helps education professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Postsecondary history teachers obtain and evaluate course materials such as textbooks, develop syllabi and modify curricula in order to meet course goals. They provide students with instruction on history and historiography, and may conduct independent research as well. These professionals are expected to remain current regarding trends and changes in their field, and to publish their own research in peer-reivewed publications. The minimum degree requirement for this post is a Master's degree, although the majority of individuals working as history teachers at the postsecondary level have doctorates in the field.

A Postsecondary History Teacher can get a compensation that can range from 56000 and 84000 based on experience. History Teachers, Postsecondary usually receive salaries of Seventy Five Thousand Six Hundred dollars yearly.

History Teachers, Postsecondary can make the highest salaries in Rhode Island, where they get wages of about $96960.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 29.12 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary History Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Educational Services $70,860
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $70,860