An Entry-Level Archivist earns an average salary of $41,413 per year. A skill in digitization is associated with high pay for this job.

$31,437 - $59,166
$31K
$41K
$59K
MEDIAN: $41,413
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90%

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$10.09 - $25.06
$10
$16
$25
MEDIAN: $16.47
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,437 - $59,166  
   
Bonus
$402.68 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$29,461 - $57,738  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 151
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.09 - $25.06  
   
Overtime
$25.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$402.68 - $4,966  
   
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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$29,461 - $57,738  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,374

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Key Stats for Archivist

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
078
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Archivist Salaries

digitization
up arrow 21%

Cataloging
up arrow 5%

Metadata Management
up arrow 3%

National Average
$40,000

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 4%

Records Management
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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