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Historians Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for historians in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of historians among New York areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Historians in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,250
25th Percentile Wage
$26,650
50th Percentile Wage
$28,860
75th Percentile Wage
$31,150
90th Percentile Wage
$40,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for historians in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $40,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,250.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of historians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$28,860
-0.52% -1.87%
2016
$29,010
-0.79% -
2015
$29,240
0.85% -
2014
$28,990
-0.90% -
2013
$29,250
-0.51% -
2012
$29,400
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Historians in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of historians in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of historians in state of New York ranges from $27,790 to $68,060. The highest paying area for historians in New York is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island with a median annual salary of $68,060. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-White Plains-Wayne (mean annual salary $64,810). The lowest paying area is Buffalo-Niagara Falls with a median annual salary of $27,790.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$68,060
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$64,810
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$29,100
Rochester
$28,630
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$28,410
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$28,070
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$28,020
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$27,790




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