Archeologist Salary

An Archeologist earns an average salary of $53,458 per year.

$30,201 - $83,437
$30K
$58K
$83K
MEDIAN: $58,327
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50%
90%

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$10.07 - $30.14
$10
$16
$30
MEDIAN: $16.14
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$0$83K
Salary $30,201 - $83,437
Bonus $-0.50 - $67,871
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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$30,167 - $71,541
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $10.07 - $30.14
Overtime $32.41
Annual Data $0$71K
Bonus $-0.50 - $67,871
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).
)
$30,167 - $71,541
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

Job Description for Archeologist

  • 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.

Archeologist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Archeologist

Pay by Experience for an Archeologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Archeologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Archeologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Archeologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 7 salaries. An Archeologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Archeologist

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Archeologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

National Average
$55,000

Experienced
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼8%

Mid-Career
▼37%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
no benefits
None: 10%