History Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

History faculty can choose to work at one of 4 history schools in Kansas City. The trends in Kansas City'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


Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri History Employment

Kansas City 50
Missouri 190

Of the 190 history professionals employed in Missouri, 50 work in Kansas City. There has been a 29% decline in the number of history professionals in Kansas City between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of history professionals in Kansas City has decreased, overall employment in Kansas City has increased.

Kansas City Vs. Missouri History employment growth

110 170 150 180 190
70 60 No data No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

History VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$50,695 $53,395 No data No data $55,190
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

In Kansas City, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,190 per year was earned by history professionals in Kansas City. The average salary for history professionals in Kansas City was $50,695 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of history professionals in Kansas City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Kansas City

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Kansas City history professionals earn a median yearly salary of $50,430. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,190 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 172% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Liberal Arts
Political Science

On average history professionals in Kansas City earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Kansas City.

Educational Trends

History schools in Kansas City


Many of Kansas City's history professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited history schools in the city.

History Programs Offered In Kansas City


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in history offered by Kansas City's history schools.

Student Completed History Degrees In Kansas City


In 2010 approximately 48 students completed history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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