Average Curator, Museum Salary

$48,147
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$35k
MEDIAN
$48k
90%
$81k

The average salary for a Curator, Museum is $48,147

Base Salary
$35k - $81k
Bonus
$500 - $5k
Total Pay
$32k - $74k
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What Do Curator, Museums Do?

Curator, Museum Tasks
  • Oversee the operation of the museum and off-site area storage.
  • Build rapport with donors and potential donors, and negotiate to acquire specific collections or individual items.
  • Assist in developing programs and special events.
  • Assist in developing a long-term plan for rotating exhibits with the goal of reaching new and diverse audiences.
  • Coordinate with the collections committee to ensure additions follow the museum's collection philosophy.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
75.6%
Male
24.4%
This data is based on 45 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

67%

Dental

49%

Vision

39%

None

33%