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The average history professor salary in United States is $64,276 or an equivalent hourly rate of $31. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,472. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level history professor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $48,617. On the other end, a senior level history professor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $83,241.

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Job Description
Teach courses in human history and historiography. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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