History Schools
In Buffalo, New York

The city of Buffalo has 4 schools where history faculty can find employment. The trends in Buffalo's history academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes history training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York History Employment

Buffalo 40
New York 1,090

Of the 1,090 history professionals employed in New York, 40 work in Buffalo. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of history professionals in Buffalo has shrunk by 50%. As the number of history professionals in Buffalo has decreased, overall employment in Buffalo has increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York History employment growth

1,180 1,110 1,180 1,080 1,090
80 90 40 No data 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

History VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$26,650 $27,820 $29,030 No data $30,170
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

Salaries for history professionals in Buffalo have increased. In 2010 history professionals in Buffalo reportedly earned an average salary of $30,170 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, history professionals in Buffalo made an average salary of $26,650 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Buffalo.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Buffalo

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

History professionals in Buffalo make a median yearly salary of $28,040. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,510 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $43,350 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Buffalo

Political Science
Liberal Arts

Buffalo history professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

History schools in Buffalo


There are 4 accredited history schools in the city. Many of Buffalo's history professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

History Programs Offered In Buffalo


Buffalo's history schools offer 7 history degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed History Degrees In Buffalo


In 2010 approximately 244 students graduated from history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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