Historian salary in United States

How much does a Historian make in the United States?

Average base salary

$75,795

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The average salary for a historian is $75,795 per year in the United States. 96 salaries reported, updated at January 19, 2022.

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Highest paying cities for Historians in United States

  1. Arlington, VA
    $138,724 per year
    9 salaries reported
  2. Fort Belvoir, VA
    $104,823 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Philadelphia, PA
    $96,235 per year
    16 salaries reported
  1. Quantico, VA
    $92,870 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Washington, DC
    $92,500 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Washington Navy Yard, DC
    $90,648 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Maxwell AFB, AL
    $88,284 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Seattle, WA
    $88,129 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $69,128 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Where can a Historian earn more?

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Most common benefits for Historians

  • Work from home
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Disability insurance
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Salary satisfaction

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50% of Historians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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