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HIST491 2020

Occupational Outlook

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Quick Facts: Historians
2019 Median Pay $63,680 per year
$30.62 per hour

Typical Entry-Level Education

Master's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None

On-the-job Training

 

None
Number of Jobs, 2019 3,500
Job Outlook, 2019-29 3% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2019-29 100
 
Quick Facts: Archivists, Curators, and Museum Workers
2019 Median Pay $49,850 per year
$23.97 per hour
Typical Entry-Level Education See How to Become One
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2019 37,500
Job Outlook, 2019-29 11% (Much faster than average)
Employment Change, 2019-29 4,200
 
Quick Facts: Librarians
2019 Median Pay $59,500 per year
$28.61 per hour
Typical Entry-Level Education Bachelor's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2019 146,500
Job Outlook, 2019-29 5% (Faster than average)
Employment Change, 2019-29 7,300
 
Quick Facts: High School Teachers
2019 Median Pay $61,660 per year
Typical Entry-Level Education Bachelor's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2019 1,050,800
Job Outlook, 2019-29 4% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2019-29 40,200
 
Quick Facts: Lawyers
2019 Median Pay $122,960 per year
$59.11 per hour
Typical Entry-Level Education Doctoral or professional degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2019 813,900
Job Outlook, 2019-29 4% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2019-29 32,300