Librarians, Curators, and Archivists Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

The salary statistics of librarians, curators, and archivists in the industry sector of finance and insurance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare librarians, curators, and archivists salaries in different industries within the finance and insurance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Librarians, Curators, and Archivists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,450
25th Percentile Wage
$48,580
50th Percentile Wage
$66,230
75th Percentile Wage
$83,850
90th Percentile Wage
$99,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for librarians, curators, and archivists in the industry sector of finance and insurance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) librarians, curators, and archivists is $99,160. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $66,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid librarians, curators, and archivists is $35,450.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of librarians, curators, and archivists in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,230
2.34% 7.31%
2016
$64,680
7.20% -
2015
$60,020
1.15% -
2014
$59,330
0.88% -
2013
$58,810
-4.39% -
2012
$61,390
- -

Compare Librarians, Curators, and Archivists Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of librarians, curators, and archivists in eleven industries in the finance and insurance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for librarians, curators, and archivists occupations is the securities, commodity contracts, and other financial investments and related activities industry with an annual salary $73,510. The lowest paying industry is the depository credit intermediation industry (annual salary $36,920). For detailed librarians, curators, and archivists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
$73,510
Other Financial Investment Activities
$72,850
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$70,060
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$70,060
Insurance Carriers
$69,330
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$66,790
Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$66,370
Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
$53,320
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$49,200
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$37,870
Depository Credit Intermediation
$36,920

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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