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History Schools
In Aurora, Illinois

History faculty can choose to work at only one history school in Aurora. The trends in Aurora's history academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes history training at the history bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Illinois History Employment

Aurora 240
Illinois 320

Of the 320 history professionals employed in Illinois, 240 work in Aurora. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of history professionals in Aurora has shrunk by 37%. As the number of history professionals in Aurora has decreased, overall employment in Aurora has increased.

Aurora Vs. Illinois History employment growth

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

History VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$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 Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

In Aurora, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 history professionals in Aurora reportedly earned an average salary of $49,150 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for history professionals in Aurora was $41,810 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Aurora.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Aurora

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Aurora history professionals earn 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 Aurora

Political Science
Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Aurora


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

History Programs Offered In Aurora


Aurora's history school offers one history degree and certificate program.

Student Completed History Degrees In Aurora


In 2010 approximately 16 students graduated from history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Illinois

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