History Schools
In Seattle, Washington

There are 3 history schools in Seattle for faculty to choose from. The trends in Seattle'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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington History Employment

Seattle 80
Washington 180

Exactly 80 of Washington State's 180 history professionals work in Seattle. Overall employment in Seattle has also increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington History employment growth

260 200 220 210 180
No data 70 90 90 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

History VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$47,705 $53,205 $53,845 $51,700 $54,660
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

Salaries for history professionals in Seattle have increased. In 2010 history professionals in Seattle reportedly earned an average salary of $54,660 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, history professionals in Seattle made an average salary of $47,705 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Seattle.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Seattle

10th percentile
$35,410
25th percentile
$41,930
50th percentile
$53,040
75th percentile
$64,610
90th percentile
$77,890

History professionals make a median salary of $53,040 per year in Seattle. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,410 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 120% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Seattle

History
$54,660
Liberal Arts
$58,280
Political Science
$78,915

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Seattle

3

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

History Programs Offered In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total7

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

Student Completed History Degrees In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
283
master
7
doctor
6
Certificate
0
Total296

In 2010 approximately 296 students completed history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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