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History Professors in Arkansas

Is Arkansas a good place for you to work as a History Professor?

10.5% Jobs Projection
$58,760 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for History Professors in Arkansas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for History Professors in Arkansas is growing faster than average.

  • History Professors in Arkansas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many History Professors Work in Arkansas?

In Arkansas, there were 220 people working as History Professors in the year 2018.

There were 220 History Professors employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.

History Professors in AR Employment Trend

The typical state has 270 History Professors working in it, which means Arkansas has fewer History Professors than average.

History Professors in AR vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Arkansas

Jobs for History Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 10.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.4%.

Job Projections for History Professors: Nation vs. AR

Arkansas Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 20 annual job openings, and 210 total jobs in 2026 for History Professors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,400 annual jobs and 29,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do History Professors Make in Arkansas?

In 2018 wages for History Professors ranged from $34,270 to $165,310 with $58,760 being the median annual salary.

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

History Professors Earnings: AR vs. National Average

Top Arkansas Metros for History Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most History Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR 40 $60,550

Top States for History Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most History Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 2,150 $76,270
New York 2,050 $80,470
California 1,380 $95,160
Virginia 1,030 $64,840
Massachusetts 1,030 $82,720
Pennsylvania 1,000 $83,200
Ohio 880 $75,590
Illinois 780 $80,660
North Carolina 770 $65,650
New Jersey 750 $80,960
Michigan 520 $76,050
Tennessee 500 $62,050
Florida 450 $75,380
Washington 430 $63,790
Colorado 360 $62,080
Missouri 360 $70,360
Alabama 350 $63,440
Minnesota 340 $74,340
Wisconsin 340 $73,210
Connecticut 320 $82,560

Below are the states where History Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $105,790
California $95,160
New Hampshire $93,390
Rhode Island $92,340
Idaho $85,370
Pennsylvania $83,200
Massachusetts $82,720
Connecticut $82,560
New Jersey $80,960
Illinois $80,660

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Occupation AR Employment Total
English Language and Literature Professors 610
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 550
Communications Professors 250
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 130
Philosophy and Religion Professors 70


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