Average Historian Salary

$55,315
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$37k
MEDIAN
$55k
90%
$101k

The average salary for a Historian is $55,315

Base Salary
$37k - $101k
Bonus
$63 - $54k
Total Pay
$29k - $101k
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What Do Historians Do?

Historian Tasks
  • Research, evaluate, and document events of the past that instill value to the area of focus.
  • Present findings to individuals and groups through publications and exhibits.
  • Glean historical information from physical, electronic, and in-person sources.
  • Gather, organize, and present research data in useful context to communicate value to intended audiences.
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