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History Schools
In Newport, Rhode Island

There is only one history school in Newport for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history education in Newport, which includes history training at the history bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Newport Vs. Rhode Island History Employment

Newport 30
Rhode Island 30

Of the 30 history professionals employed in Rhode Island, 30 work in Newport. Between 2006 and 2010, in Newport, there has been a 25% decline in the number of history professionals. As the number of history professionals in Newport has decreased, overall employment in Newport has increased.

Newport 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: Newport

History VS. All professions salaries in Newport

$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 Newport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newport

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

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Newport

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

History professionals make a median salary of $59,130 per year in Newport. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,260 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 118% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Newport

Liberal Arts
Political Science

Newport history professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

History schools in Newport


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

History Programs Offered In Newport


There is one degree and certificate program in history offered by Newport's history school.

Student Completed History Degrees In Newport


In 2010 approximately 15 students completed history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Newport, Rhode Island

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