Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Museum Educator is $14.01
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Museum Educators?
An entry-level Museum Educator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.91 based on 12 salaries. An early career Museum Educator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.57 based on 101 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Museum Educators Do?
Museum educators are responsible for designing and overseeing the attractions and events at a museum. They must ensure that these activities provide both education and entertainment for guests, and their main task is to develop a learning strategy in accordance with the ideals and ethos of the museum, and using it as a foundation for other tasks such as developing activities, displays, lectures, and similar programs.
Museum educators may coordinate with one or more schools or colleges to …Read more
- Research, develop, lead, and implement all museum education programs.
- Train and mentor educational program volunteers.
- Organize and lead on- and off-site educational programs.
- Research and develop specialized educational planning, including grant-funded planning.