$61,500
Avg. Salary
$20.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Is Archaeologist your job title? Find out what you're worth.

The average pay for an Archaeologist with Database Management & Reporting skills is $20.00 per hour.

The average pay for an Archaeologist with Database Management & Reporting skills is $61,500 per year.

$0.00
10%
$20.00
50%
$0.00
90%
MEDIAN $20.00
$0
10%
$62k
50%
$0
90%
MEDIAN $61,500

Job Description for Archaeologist

While the popular image of the profession might be informed in the public eye by the Indiana Jones movies, there's little of the swashbuckling and danger involved in being an actual archaeologist. Many persons who work as archaeologists are not even employed by universities. More and more, construction and civil engineering companies are finding the need for having archaeologists on staff. Public works departments in city and state government are also likely to employ archaeologists. These employees still work with the artifacts and remains of long-departed cultures, but they typically do so under very controlled circumstances.

Read More...

Archaeologist Tasks

  • Ensure compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Supervise archaeological excavation areas and the restoration and stabilization of the area.
  • Research and prepare archaeological assessment reports, environmental impact studies, and research findings.
  • Plan, develop, and perform laboratory and field work.
  • Monitor field work.

Archaeologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Archaeologist

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
80%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
80%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: