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Highest Paying States for Anthropology and Archeology Teachers

The highest paying states for anthropology and archeology teachers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of anthropology and archeology teachers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $106,200, California is the highest paying state for anthropology and archeology teachers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $102,090). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of anthropology and archeology teachers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Anthropology and Archeology Teachers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 California
$106,200
$49,080 510
2 New York
$102,090
$50,630 960
3 Florida
$91,830
$57,320 150
4 Maryland
$90,980
$45,260 40
5 Massachusetts
$90,180
$54,220 190
6 Michigan
$88,680
$50,390 190
7 New Jersey
$87,220
$52,630 300
8 Connecticut
$86,600
$53,690 80
9 Oregon
$86,120
$53,470 60
10 Rhode Island
$85,020
$55,260 30
11 District of Columbia
$84,720
$53,320 40
12 New Mexico
$83,950
$53,970 50
13 Ohio
$83,480
$46,190 210
14 Pennsylvania
$83,090
$48,880 280
15 Texas
$82,440
$44,200 330
16 Arizona
$82,020
$19,200 80
17 Hawaii
$78,730
$35,850 50
18 North Carolina
$77,700
$43,450 210
19 Illinois
$76,380
$40,310 170
20 Iowa
$74,940
$50,800 60
21 Utah
$73,330
$31,610 40
22 Minnesota
$73,120
$42,200 120
23 Kentucky
$71,930
$46,010 110
24 Virginia
$71,250
$40,610 100
25 Arkansas
$70,830
$47,970 30
26 Montana
$68,890
$27,870 40
27 Washington
$68,380
$42,570 320
28 Maine
$67,390
$51,420 30
29 Idaho
$64,110
$39,300 60
30 Colorado
$63,980
$33,920 170
31 Georgia
$63,440
$50,510 100
32 Wisconsin
$62,290
$42,680 120
33 Indiana
$62,050
$44,020 50
34 Missouri
$60,960
$37,020 60
35 South Carolina
$59,000
$34,460 90

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of anthropology and archeology teachers in those states is not available at this time.

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