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Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors in Illinois

Considering a career as an Area, Ethnic, or Cultural Studies Professor in Illinois?

$69,230 Median Salary
20 Job Openings
  • Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors in Illinois earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors Work in Illinois?

In 2018, there were 450 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors working in the state.

There were 320 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 130 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors in IL Employment Trend

The typical state has 200 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors working in it, which means Illinois has more Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors than average.

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors in IL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Illinois

Jobs for Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 10.4%.

Job Projections for Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors: Nation vs. IL

Illinois Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 20 annual Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors job openings in Illinois, and 280 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,000 annual jobs and 12,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors Make in Illinois?

In 2018 wages for Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors ranged from $40,580 to $112,720 with $69,230 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Illinois is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors Earnings: IL vs. National Average

Top Illinois Metros for Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 320 $71,280
Bloomington, IL 50 $38,400

Top States for Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 1,510 $79,000
California 1,280 $84,920
Texas 510 $60,120
Massachusetts 470 $79,710
District of Columbia 460 $0
Illinois 450 $69,230
Pennsylvania 440 $84,320
New Jersey 330 $0
Michigan 290 $0
Florida 270 $73,860
North Carolina 260 $78,320
Virginia 260 $66,220
Minnesota 260 $76,500
Arizona 260 $72,500
Ohio 250 $70,140
Colorado 210 $59,720
Hawaii 200 $71,580
Connecticut 200 $0
Washington 180 $65,090
Maryland 160 $75,370

Below are the states where Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Arkansas $115,590
California $84,920
New Hampshire $84,700
Pennsylvania $84,320
Massachusetts $79,710
New York $79,000
North Carolina $78,320
Minnesota $76,500
Maryland $75,370
Utah $74,830

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Economics Professors 520
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