How Much do College History Teachers Make in Illinois?

Do college history teachers in Illinois make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Illinois college history teachers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, college history teachers in Illinois earn an average of $92,720 a year.

This is 10% more than college history teachers nationwide and 68% more than the typical Illinois worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Illinois College History Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $143,660
75th $111,200
50th $84,920
25th $65,390
10th $49,530
Illinois College History Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Chicago $96,480
Illinois College History Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $92,720
2018 $85,090
2017 $88,590
2016 $89,330
2015 $88,460
2014 $65,180
2013 $65,080
2012 $53,400
2011 $51,930