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History Schools
In Potsdam, New York

There are 2 history schools in Potsdam for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history education in Potsdam, which includes history training at the history bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Potsdam Vs. New York History Employment

Potsdam 70
New York 1,090

Exactly 70 of New York's 1,090 history professionals work in Potsdam. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of history professionals in Potsdam has grown by 17%. As the employment for history professionals in Potsdam has increased, overall employment in Potsdam has also increased.

Potsdam Vs. New York History employment growth

1,180 1,110 1,180 1,080 1,090
60 60 70 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Potsdam

History VS. All professions salaries in Potsdam

$26,720 $25,610 $27,070 No data $29,840
$34,000 $35,160 $36,610 No data $38,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Potsdam
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Potsdam

In Potsdam, salaries for history professionals have increased. Potsdam history professionals made $29,840 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for history professionals in Potsdam was $26,720 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Potsdam.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Potsdam

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History professionals make a median salary of $27,520 per year in Potsdam. The difference in pay between the history professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 107%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $22,400 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,300 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Potsdam

Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Potsdam


There are 2 accredited history schools in the city. Many of Potsdam's history professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

History Programs Offered In Potsdam


Potsdam's history schools offer 2 history degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed History Degrees In Potsdam


In 2010 approximately 46 students completed history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Potsdam, New York

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