Average Archivist, Curator, or Museum Technician Salary

$42,988
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$33k
MEDIAN
$43k
90%
$74k

The average salary for an Archivist, Curator, or Museum Technician is $42,988

Base Salary
$33k - $74k
Bonus
$983 - $3k
Total Pay
$27k - $71k
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What Do Archivist, Curator, or Museum Technicians Do?

Archivist, Curator, or Museum Technician Tasks
  • Intake, compile, and catalogue records and artifacts, developing and/or updating archival database.
  • Write and present articles on artifacts, materials, and documents.
  • Manage archival exhibitions, collecting, preparing, and mounting materials.
  • Provide access and reference services to artifacts, assisting patrons in locating and handling materials.
  • Appraise, certify, and research origins and historical significance of artifacts, materials, and documentation.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
70.4%
Male
29.6%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

69%

Dental

62%

Vision

54%

None

31%