History Schools
In Palos Heights, Illinois

History faculty can choose to work at only one history school in Palos Heights. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history education in Palos Heights, which includes history training at the history bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois History Employment

Palos Heights 240
Illinois 320

Exactly 240 of the 320 history professionals employed in Illinois, work in Palos Heights. Between 2006 and 2010, in Palos Heights, there has been a 37% decline in the number of history professionals. Overall employment in Palos Heights has increased.

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois History employment growth

570 560 560 360 320
380 360 340 250 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palos Heights

History VS. All professions salaries in Palos Heights

$41,810 $47,975 $49,870 $48,540 $49,150
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Palos Heights
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Heights

In Palos Heights, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 Palos Heights history professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,150. History professionals in Palos Heights made a yearly average salary of $41,810, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Palos Heights.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Palos Heights

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History professionals in Palos Heights make a median yearly salary of $43,380. The difference in pay between the history professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 184%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,825 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $81,830 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Palos Heights

Political Science
Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Palos Heights


There is only one accredited history school in the city. Many of Palos Heights' history professionals are graduates of this school.

History Programs Offered In Palos Heights


Palos Heights' history school offers one history degree and certificate program.

Student Completed History Degrees In Palos Heights


Approximately 6 students completed history courses in 2010.

History Faculty Salaries in Palos Heights, Illinois

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