Popular Jobs for History Majors

jobs for history majors
Maybe you're already sure you're going to teach, but could you see yourself doing something else? Consider all of your interests, and then take a look at PayScale's list of most popular jobs for history majors.

Methodology
Jobs ranked by popularity among graduates. Annual pay for Bachelors graduates without higher degrees from all colleges. See full methodology for more.

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Popular Jobs for History Majors - Full List
Popular Jobs for History Majors Median Salary All U.S.
High School Teacher $49,400
Administrative Assistant $34,800
Paralegal / Legal Assistant $46,900
Middle School Teacher $47,400
Customer Service Representative (CSR) $34,600
Retail Store Manager $52,500
Retail Store Assistant Manager $40,200
Warehouse Supervisor $45,000
Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization $64,100
Operations Manager $71,400
Executive Assistant $49,400
Elementary School Teacher $45,200
Intelligence Analyst $81,200
Outside Sales Manager $81,900
Bank Teller $23,400
Legal Assistant $41,600
Business Analyst, IT $80,500
Claims Adjuster / Examiner / Investigator $61,300
Office Manager $44,300
Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization $46,500
Methodology
All data is limited to those with a Bachelor's degree and no higher degrees who work full-time in the United States. Jobs are listed in order of relative popularity amongst graduates with a Bachelor's degree in the given major from any college. Median sal See full methodology for more.