How Much do College History Teachers Make in Iowa?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, college history teachers in Iowa earn an average of $78,340 a year.

This is 7% less than college history teachers nationwide, but it is 66% more than the typical Iowa worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Iowa College History Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $122,420
75th $87,700
50th $72,230
25th $57,570
10th $44,000
Iowa College History Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Des Moines $65,820
Iowa College History Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $78,340
2018 $86,690
2017 $83,120
2016 $80,230
2015 $65,910
2014 $67,210
2013 $66,750
2012 $65,240
2011 $64,090