The salary statistics of curators in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare curators salaries in different industries within the information sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$39,430|
|25th Percentile Wage||$52,100|
|50th Percentile Wage||$69,280|
|75th Percentile Wage||$89,150|
|90th Percentile Wage||$103,690|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for curators in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) curators is $103,690. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid curators is $39,430.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of curators in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .