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Anthropology and Archeology Teacher Salary Information

The salary statistics of anthropology and archeology teachers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of anthropology and archeology teachers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The anthropology and archeology teachers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Anthropology and Archeology Teacher Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,690
25th Percentile Wage
$59,610
50th Percentile Wage
$81,580
75th Percentile Wage
$117,480
90th Percentile Wage
$160,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for anthropology and archeology teachers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) anthropology and archeology teachers is $160,390. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $81,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,690. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 258% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of anthropology and archeology teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,580
0.28% 6.82%
2016
$81,350
4.55% -
2015
$77,650
3.73% -
2014
$74,750
-1.58% -
2013
$75,930
-0.12% -
2012
$76,020
- -

Table 2. Anthropology and Archeology Teacher Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of anthropology and archeology teachers in 1 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2.

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Educational Services
$81,570

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Anthropology and Archeology Teachers by States

From the above tables we note that not only anthropology and archeology teachers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of anthropology and archeology teachers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $41,160 to $107,200. The highest paying state for anthropology and archeology teachers is California with a median annual salary of $107,200. The lowest paying state is Kansas with a median annual salary of $41,160. For more salary information of anthropology and archeology teachers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
California
$107,200
New York
$99,190
New Jersey
$93,260
Maryland
$90,980
Oregon
$87,730
Hawaii
$87,090
District of Columbia
$86,670
Rhode Island
$85,020
Massachusetts
$84,600
Pennsylvania
$84,380
New Mexico
$83,950
Connecticut
$83,940
North Carolina
$81,520
Ohio
$81,390
Maine
$79,040
Florida
$78,360
Minnesota
$78,230
Arizona
$77,560
Texas
$77,300
Iowa
$77,180
Illinois
$76,310
Tennessee
$75,550
Michigan
$74,820
Utah
$73,330
Washington
$71,590
Kentucky
$71,590
Alabama
$71,380
Virginia
$71,250
Arkansas
$70,830
Missouri
$70,040
Indiana
$67,060
Colorado
$66,490
Montana
$66,260
Nevada
$65,020
Idaho
$64,110
Wisconsin
$63,590
Georgia
$63,440
Louisiana
$63,030
South Carolina
$59,000
Kansas
$41,160



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