The average pay for an Archaeologist is C$22.51 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

C$30,201 - C$88,360
C$30K
C$58K
C$88K
MEDIAN: C$57,570
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50%
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C$17.68 - C$32.55
C$18
C$23
C$33
MEDIAN: C$22.51
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Salary
C$30,201 - C$88,360  
   
Bonus
C$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$34,946 - C$80,423  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$17.68 - C$32.55  
   
Overtime
C$11.23 - C$50.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$1,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$34,946 - C$80,423  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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Pay by Experience Level for Archaeologist

Pay by Experience for an Archaeologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Archaeologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 28 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Archaeologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Archaeologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 12 salaries. An Archaeologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$55,764

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Key Stats for Archaeologist

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Archaeologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲47%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
C$56,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 42%