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History Schools
In Waltham, Massachusetts

History faculty can choose to work at one of 2 history schools in Waltham. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history education in Waltham, which includes history training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Waltham Vs. Massachusetts History Employment

Waltham 200
Massachusetts 290

Exactly 200 of the 290 history professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Waltham. There has been a 29% decline in the number of history professionals in Waltham between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for history professionals in Waltham has decreased, overall employment in Waltham has increased.

Waltham Vs. Massachusetts History employment growth

430 360 380 280 290
280 240 260 150 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Waltham

History VS. All professions salaries in Waltham

$58,850 $57,860 $56,255 $52,990 $60,925
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Waltham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Waltham

In Waltham, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,925 per year was earned by history professionals in Waltham. History professionals in Waltham made a yearly average salary of $58,850, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of history professionals in Waltham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Waltham

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

Waltham history professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,030. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,925 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $91,860 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Waltham

Liberal Arts
Political Science

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Waltham


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

History Programs Offered In Waltham


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in history offered by Waltham's history schools.

Student Completed History Degrees In Waltham


In 2010 approximately 57 students graduated from history courses.

History Faculty Salaries in Waltham, Massachusetts

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