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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Historians

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Historians jobs , as of 2016

     
Metro Area Total Employment Annual Mean Salary
Rochester 50 $30,500
Salt Lake City 50 $46,040
Albany-Schenectady-Troy 40 $35,280
Harrisburg-Carlisle 40 $67,680
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood 40 $80,960
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade 30 $69,460
San Antonio-New Braunfels 30 $87,600
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin N/A $47,040
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell N/A $58,690
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward N/A $112,740

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to historians

Source : 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Most Popular Industries for
Historians

These industries represent at least 1% of the total number of people employed in this occupation.

Industry Total Employment Percent Annual Median Salary
Government 2,100 64% $51,040
Professional And Technical Services 830 25% $65,970
Museums And Historic Attractions 210 6% $44,140
Education 100 3% $49,850
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