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History Schools
In Edwardsville, Illinois

In Edwardsville, there is only one history school where history faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history education in Edwardsville, which includes history training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Edwardsville Vs. Illinois History Employment

Edwardsville 50
Illinois 320

Exactly 50 of Illinois' 320 history professionals work in Edwardsville. The number of history professionals in Edwardsville has grown by 67% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Edwardsville has also increased.

Edwardsville Vs. Illinois History employment growth

570 560 560 360 320
30 40 60 50 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Edwardsville

History VS. All professions salaries in Edwardsville

$54,240 $51,540 $48,450 $49,010 $49,250
$38,930 $40,630 $42,230 $42,900 $43,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Edwardsville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Edwardsville

As the number of history professionals in Edwardsville has grown, salaries for history professionals have decreased. In 2010 history professionals in Edwardsville reportedly earned an average salary of $49,250 per year. The average salary for history professionals in Edwardsville was $54,240 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Edwardsville.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Edwardsville

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

History professionals in Edwardsville make a median yearly salary of $43,600. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,290 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,560 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Edwardsville

Liberal Arts
Political Science

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Edwardsville


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

History Programs Offered In Edwardsville


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in history offered by Edwardsville's history schools.

Student Completed History Degrees In Edwardsville


In 2010 approximately 79 students completed history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Edwardsville, Illinois

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