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History Schools
In Albany, New York

History faculty can choose to work at one of 3 history schools in Albany. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the history academic community in Albany, and the future trends. Academia in history includes history training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Albany Vs. New York History Employment

Albany 50
New York 1,090

Exactly 50 of New York's 1,090 history professionals work in Albany. The number of history professionals in Albany has grown by 25% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Albany has also increased.

Albany Vs. New York History employment growth

1,180 1,110 1,180 1,080 1,090
40 60 90 60 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Albany

History VS. All professions salaries in Albany

$35,140 $32,810 $37,790 $36,300 $36,550
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Albany
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albany

In Albany, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 Albany history professionals earned an average yearly salary of $36,550. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for history professionals in Albany was $35,140 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Albany.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Albany

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

Albany history professionals earn a median yearly salary of $29,250. The difference in pay between the history professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 198%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $21,810 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $65,030 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Albany

Liberal Arts

On average history professional salaries in Albany are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

History schools in Albany


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

History Programs Offered In Albany


Albany's history schools offer 5 history degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed History Degrees In Albany


In 2010 approximately 262 students graduated from history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Albany, New York

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