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Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $51.75
Statewide median: $21.49


This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.

Wages for Historians *

Area Low Median High
$20.35 $30.94 $43.51
$45.41 $51.75 $59.78
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$46.99 $51.87 $59.78

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 30 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Historians most often work?


Current Demand

No data available.


Future Demand

No data available.


Employment Outlook for Historians
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 3,300 3,500 200 6.3%
Minnesota -10 0 Number Percent

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.