Historian Salary in the United States

How much does a Historian make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Historian in the United States is $30 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $26 and $35. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Historian?

A Historian is a person who studies and writes about the past, and is regarded as an authority on it. Historians are concerned with the continuous, methodical narrative and research of past events as relating to the human race; as well as the study of all history in time. If the individual is concerned with events preceding written history, the individual is a Historian of prehistory. Some historians are recognized by publications or training and experience. "Historian" became a professional occupation in the late nineteenth century as research universities were emerging in Germany and elsew...

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Reids Consulting Services, LLC - Radnor , PA
Support the Enterprise Historian implementation and provide ongoing support to the * Assist with planning and execution of upcoming SIO initiatives * Act as coordinator between stakeholders * Ensure ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Northern Water - Berthoud , CO
Configures Historian achievers using GE Historian. * Creates Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID) using AutoCAD Electrical. * Designs and implements control systems using AB, Modbus, Ethernet ...
Dice.com - 3 days ago
Request Technology - Lake Forest , Illinois
For this role you will need to have knowledge of sensors/IoT connectivity, IoT platforms, data acquisition and data historians. Overall this role will be responsible for technical design, ongoing ...
JobServe - 2 days ago
Request Technology - Kyle Honn - Lake Forest , Illinois
Serve as the subject matter expert for Kepware, Canary Historian and ThingWorx platforms * Application development, configuration and support of IoT tools * Create support documentation (design ...
JobServe - 8 days ago
Request Technology - Craig Johnson - Lake Forest , Illinois
Serve as the subject matter expert for Kepware, Canary Historian and ThingWorx platforms * Provide production support * Create support documentation (design documents, training materials, job aids ...
JobServe - 8 days ago
ISL Techsolutions Inc - Peapack , NJ
Experience in Proficy Historian, Industrial Gateway server / Client * Experience in KEPWare and OPC client installations and configuration. * Use the C SDK to implement a device integration
Dice.com - 3 days ago