History Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

History faculty can choose to work at one of 3 history schools in Detroit. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in history in the city of Detroit, which encompasses history training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan History Employment

Detroit 40
Michigan 130

Exactly 40 of Michigan's 130 history professionals work in Detroit. As the employment for history professionals in Detroit has increased, overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan History employment growth

210 180 170 140 130
No data No data 50 40 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

History VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

No data No data $53,200 $55,440 $50,370
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In 2010 Detroit history professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,370. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$26,770
25th percentile
$38,250
50th percentile
$49,550
75th percentile
$65,740
90th percentile
$76,260

History professionals make a median salary of $49,550 per year in Detroit. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 185% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Detroit

Political Science
$0
History
$50,370
Liberal Arts
$68,430

History professional salaries in Detroit are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

History schools in Detroit

3

There are 3 accredited history schools in the city. Many of Detroit's history professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

History Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total7

There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in history offered by Detroit's history schools.

Student Completed History Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
43
master
14
doctor
3
Certificate
32
Total92

In 2010 approximately 92 students completed history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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