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History Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

There is only one history school in Decatur for faculty to choose from. The trends in Decatur'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

Decatur Vs. Georgia History Employment

Decatur 90
Georgia 180

Exactly 90 of Georgia's 180 history professionals work in Decatur. The number of history professionals in Decatur has shrunk by 10% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Decatur has increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia History employment growth

170 180 230 200 180
100 60 110 90 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

History VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$52,740 $59,100 $46,190 $49,550 $46,080
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

As the number of history professionals in Decatur has shrunk, salaries for history professionals have also decreased. In 2010 history professionals in Decatur reportedly earned an average salary of $46,080 per year. History professionals in Decatur made a yearly average salary of $52,740, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of history professionals in Decatur is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Decatur

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History professionals make a median salary of $44,200 per year in Decatur. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 308% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Decatur

Liberal Arts
Political Science

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Decatur


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

History Programs Offered In Decatur


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

Student Completed History Degrees In Decatur


Approximately 7 students completed history courses in 2010.

History Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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