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Archeologist Salary

An Archeologist earns an average salary of $49,991 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$35,951 - $71,280
(Median)
$36K
$50K
$71K
MEDIAN: $49,991
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$35,951 - $71,280  
   
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$0.00 - $1,017  
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$37,145 - $74,801  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Job Description for Archeologist

  • Plan, develop, and perform laboratory and field work.
  • Monitor field work.
  • Evaluate proposals and budgets.
  • Ensure compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Supervise archaeological excavation areas and the restoration and stabilization of the area.

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Experience Affects Archeologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$51,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 12%