Museum Technician and Conservators Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for museum technicians and conservators in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of museum technicians and conservators among Pennsylvania cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Museum Technicians and Conservators in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,800
25th Percentile Wage
$28,650
50th Percentile Wage
$37,720
75th Percentile Wage
$50,040
90th Percentile Wage
$65,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for museum technicians and conservators in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $65,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,800.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of museum technicians and conservators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,720
-11.98% -0.93%
2016
$42,240
10.30% -
2015
$37,890
-3.43% -
2014
$39,190
5.10% -
2013
$37,190
-2.37% -
2012
$38,070
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Museum Technicians and Conservators in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of museum technicians and conservators in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of museum technicians and conservators in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $31,520 to $45,110. The highest paying area for museum technicians and conservators in Pennsylvania is Harrisburg-Carlisle with a median annual salary of $45,110. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Philadelphia (mean annual salary $44,510). The lowest paying area is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $31,520.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$45,110
Philadelphia
$44,510
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$44,430
Pittsburgh
$35,390
Newark-Union
$31,520




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