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History Schools
In Whittier, California

In Whittier, there is only one history school where history faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the history academic community in Whittier, and the future trends. Academia in history includes history training at the history bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Whittier Vs. California History Employment

Whittier 130
California 740

Exactly 130 of California's 740 history professionals work in Whittier. Between 2006 and 2010, in Whittier, there has been a 8% growth in the number of history professionals. As the number of history professionals in Whittier has increased, overall employment in Whittier has also increased.

Whittier Vs. California History employment growth

710 1,020 770 710 740
120 180 70 70 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Whittier

History VS. All professions salaries in Whittier

$42,390 $63,845 $70,240 $68,170 $57,885
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History in Whittier
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Whittier

In Whittier, salaries for history professionals have increased. In 2010 Whittier history professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,885. The average salary for history professionals in Whittier was $42,390 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of history professionals in Whittier is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Whittier

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

History professionals in Whittier earn a median salary of $57,395 per year. The 10% of history professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,980 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $79,350 per year.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Whittier

Liberal Arts
Political Science

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

Educational Trends

History schools in Whittier


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

History Programs Offered In Whittier


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

Student Completed History Degrees In Whittier


Approximately 20 students completed history courses in 2010.

History Faculty Salaries in Whittier, California

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