Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Historians (19-3093)

Research, analyze, record, and interpret the past as recorded in sources, such as government and institutional records, newspapers and other periodicals, photographs, interviews, films, electronic media, and unpublished manuscripts, such as personal diaries and letters.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 25 26 4 1 2 3
United States 3300 3500 0.0 100 300 400
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 32.88 14.20 19.68 30.33 43.33 55.93
Alaska 48.99 32.21 35.15 42.45 46.75 50.88

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.