History Schools
In Medford, Massachusetts

The city of Medford has only one school where history faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history education in Medford, which includes history training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Medford Vs. Massachusetts History Employment

Medford 200
Massachusetts 290

Exactly 200 of Massachusetts' 290 history professionals work in Medford. The number of history professionals in Medford has shrunk by 29% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for history professionals in Medford has decreased, overall employment in Medford has increased.

Medford Vs. Massachusetts History employment growth

430 360 380 280 290
280 240 260 150 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Medford

History VS. All professions salaries in Medford

$58,850 $57,860 $56,255 $52,990 $60,925
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Medford
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Medford

In Medford, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,925 per year was earned by history professionals in Medford. The average salary for history professionals in Medford was $58,850 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Medford.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Medford

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

History professionals in Medford make a median yearly salary of $56,030. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,925 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $91,860 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Medford

Liberal Arts
Political Science

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Medford


Many of Medford's history professionals are graduates of the only accredited history school in the city.

History Programs Offered In Medford


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

Student Completed History Degrees In Medford


In 2010 approximately 52 students completed history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Medford, Massachusetts

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