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History Schools
In Bristol, Rhode Island

The city of Bristol has only one school where history faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in history in the city of Bristol, which encompasses history training at the history bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Bristol Vs. Rhode Island History Employment

Bristol 30
Rhode Island 30

Of the 30 history professionals employed in Rhode Island, 30 work in Bristol. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of history professionals in Bristol has shrunk by 25%. Overall employment in Bristol has increased.

Bristol Vs. Rhode Island History employment growth

40 30 40 30 30
40 30 40 30 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Bristol

History VS. All professions salaries in Bristol

$51,200 $53,800 $53,560 $54,760 $58,540
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Bristol
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bristol

In Bristol, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 history professionals in Bristol reportedly earned an average salary of $58,540 per year. The average salary for history professionals in Bristol was $51,200 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of history professionals in Bristol is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Bristol

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

History professionals in Bristol earn a median salary of $59,130 per year. The difference in pay between the history professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,260 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $76,910 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Bristol

Liberal Arts
Political Science

On average history professionals in Bristol earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Bristol.

Educational Trends

History schools in Bristol


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

History Programs Offered In Bristol


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

Student Completed History Degrees In Bristol


In 2010 approximately 36 students graduated from history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Bristol, Rhode Island

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