History Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$58,000
$43,000
Min 10%
$58,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Syracuse, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a history teacher make?
The national average salary for a History Teacher in the U.S. is $58,889 annually or $28.31 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $80,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $43,000. Education companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. New York, Connecticut, Vermont, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire have the highest paying History Teacher jobs. The typical tenure for a History Teacher is 3.3 years.
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Average History Teacher Salary By Location

History Teachers in the US makes an average salary of $58,889 per year or $28.31 per hour. History Teachers make the most in Syracuse, NY at about $79,306 per year. Even as an entry-level History Teacher, you will make $45,000 per year in Syracuse, NY. New York, Connecticut, Vermont, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire are the states with the highest payscale for History Teachers. Florida, Mississippi, Hawaii, North Carolina, and Arizona are the lowest earners.

Map of History Teacher Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where History Teachers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average History Teacher Salary By Company

History Teachers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for History Teachers are in Education companies and Non Profits companies. Companies like University of California Press or University of Pittsburgh will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Yale University and Columbia University also report very competitive wages for History Teachers.

History Teacher Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added History Teacher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Puc National
11Th Grade History Teacher (Cals HS)
04/09/2020
$45,760
Legacy Traditional Schools
Junior High English, History Teacher
02/14/2020
$36,900
History Teacher
01/31/2020
$40,200
Edinburg Independent School District
History Teacher
01/29/2020
$49,033
Environmental Charter Schools
History Teacher
01/07/2020
$46,064
Pittsburg Unified Sd
History Teacher
10/31/2019
$50,299
Tilden Preparatory School Marin
History Teacher
10/31/2019
$64,697
Gompers Preparatory Academy
History Teacher
07/23/2019
$50,000
Benicia Unified School District
History Teacher
07/20/2019
$47,017
Patterson Unified School District
History Teacher
06/29/2019
$52,859
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