Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of archivists, curators, and museum technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare archivists, curators, and museum technician salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,460
25th Percentile Wage
$36,960
50th Percentile Wage
$50,210
75th Percentile Wage
$75,280
90th Percentile Wage
$100,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for archivists, curators, and museum technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) archivists, curators, and museum technicians is $100,430. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid archivists, curators, and museum technicians is $24,460.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of archivists, curators, and museum technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,210
8.17% -25.39%
2016
$46,110
-19.50% -
2015
$55,100
-0.54% -
2014
$55,400
-3.61% -
2013
$57,400
-9.69% -
2012
$62,960
- -

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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