What does a Professor of History do?

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.9 ★
Total Pay--
Career Opportunity
3.4 ★
Avg. Experience8+ years

How much does a Professor of History make near United States?

$114,366 /yr
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Professor of History Career Path

Learn how to become a Professor of History, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

Professor Of History
Adjunct Professor Of History
Professor of History

Years of Experience Distribution

0 - 1
2 - 4
5 - 7
Not including years spent in education and/or training

Professor of History Insights

Read what Professor of History professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
History Expert
Apr 13, 2021

“I found it difficult to even make extra spending money much less support myself in any way.”

Barnes & Noble EducationBarnes & Noble Education
Nov 30, 2021

“Awesome fun sweet coool is”

The Guide Dogs for the Blind AssociationThe Guide Dogs for the Blind Association
Qualified Guide Dog Mobility Instructor
Jul 28, 2021

“Great to work with dogs.”

Tennessee Valley Archaeological Research
Aug 9, 2021

“I would have liked a higher salary but other than that I have no complaints about any aspect of the job.”

Varsity TutorsVarsity Tutors
Sep 12, 2022

“Got to work on my schedule”

Chemical Factory Wocklum Gebr. HertinChemical Factory Wocklum Gebr. Hertin
May 18, 2021

“ability to make good money.”

Undergraduate Student Government
Jan 22, 2022

“hour working schedule.”

University Canada WestUniversity Canada West
Online History Instructor
May 18, 2022

“After my exam, I spent the entire Christmas holidays honing and improving my lectures.”

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Professor of History Interviews

Frequently asked questions about the roles and responsibilities of a Professor of History

The most similar professions to Professor of History are:
  • Professor
  • Visiting Professor
  • Lecturer
  • Research Assistant

The most common qualifications to become a Professor of History include a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 years of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.

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Visiting Professor
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