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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 $107,200, California is the highest paying state for anthropology and archeology teachers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $99,190). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [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
$107,200
$49,960 510
2 New York
$99,190
$46,830 1,040
3 New Jersey
$93,260
$51,500 250
4 Maryland
$90,980
$45,260 40
5 Oregon
$87,730
$52,140 100
6 Hawaii
$87,090
$31,050 40
7 District of Columbia
$86,670
$52,040 40
8 Rhode Island
$85,020
$55,260 40
9 Massachusetts
$84,600
$54,480 200
10 Pennsylvania
$84,380
$46,610 270
11 New Mexico
$83,950
$53,970 50
12 Connecticut
$83,940
$54,320 60
13 North Carolina
$81,520
$45,090 280
14 Ohio
$81,390
$45,030 180
15 Maine
$79,040
$54,740 30
16 Florida
$78,360
$47,090 160
17 Minnesota
$78,230
$44,790 90
18 Arizona
$77,560
$20,820 100
19 Texas
$77,300
$31,460 350
20 Iowa
$77,180
$51,970 60
21 Illinois
$76,310
$45,230 260
22 Tennessee
$75,550
$42,170 60
23 Michigan
$74,820
$24,270 160
24 Utah
$73,330
$31,610 40
25 Washington
$71,590
$44,930 280
26 Kentucky
$71,590
$49,470 70
27 Alabama
$71,380
$35,530 40
28 Virginia
$71,250
$40,610 80
29 Arkansas
$70,830
$47,970 30
30 Missouri
$70,040
$49,240 50
31 Indiana
$67,060
$46,000 50
32 Colorado
$66,490
$35,410 180
33 Montana
$66,260
$42,640 30
34 Nevada
$65,020
$34,160 60
35 Idaho
$64,110
$39,300 60
36 Wisconsin
$63,590
$41,370 150
37 Georgia
$63,440
$50,510 100
38 Louisiana
$63,030
$38,450 60
39 South Carolina
$59,000
$34,460 90
40 Kansas
$41,160
$16,180 60

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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