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Occupational Outlook Handbook. US Dept. of Labor

Quick Facts: Historians
2018 Median Pay $61,140 per year
$29.40 per hour
Typical Entry-Level Education Master's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2018 3,300
Job Outlook, 2018-28 6% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2018-28 200
Quick Facts: Archivists, Curators, and Museum Workers
2018 Median Pay $48,400 per year
$23.27 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, 2018 35,900
Job Outlook, 2018-28 9% (Faster than average)
Employment Change, 2018-28 3,300
Quick Facts: Librarians
2018 Median Pay $59,050 per year
$28.39 per hour
Typical Entry-Level Education Master's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2018 134,800
Job Outlook, 2018-28 6% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2018-28 8,500
Quick Facts: High School Teachers
2018 Median Pay $60,320 per year
Typical Entry-Level Education Bachelor's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2018 1,072,500
Job Outlook, 2018-28 4% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2018-28 38,200
Quick Facts: Lawyers
2018 Median Pay $120,910 per year
$58.13 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, 2018 823,900
Job Outlook, 2018-28 6% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2018-28 50,100