Average Museum Director Salary

Average Museum Director Salary

$47,219
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$30k
MEDIAN
$47k
90%
$99k

The average salary for a Museum Director is $47,219

Base Salary
$30k - $99k
Bonus
$206 - $10k
Total Pay
$28k - $98k
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What Do Museum Directors Do?

Museum Director Tasks
  • Coordinate, lead, and oversee all activities of the museum staff and volunteers.
  • Coordinate with conservation staff to determine the best conservation treatment procedures and priorities.
  • Review existing and establish new procedures and protocol for collections care and conservation.
  • Plan and develop the museum's and each department's operating budget.
  • Act as point of contact for conservation issues and advocate for the care of the collection.
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Job Satisfaction for Museum Director

3.7 out of 5
(18)
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Gender Breakdown

Female
68.8%
Male
31.3%
This data is based on 48 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

78%

Dental

57%

Vision

57%

None

22%