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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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,060
25th Percentile Wage
$59,390
50th Percentile Wage
$81,350
75th Percentile Wage
$114,580
90th Percentile Wage
$155,500

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 $155,500. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $81,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,060. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 245% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of anthropology and archeology teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,3504.55%6.55%
201577,6503.73%-
201474,750-1.58%-
201375,930-0.12%-
201276,020--

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
$81,350

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 $59,000 to $106,200. The highest paying state for anthropology and archeology teachers is California with a median annual salary of $106,200. The lowest paying state is South Carolina with a median annual salary of $59,000. 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
$106,200
New York
$102,090
Florida
$91,830
Maryland
$90,980
Massachusetts
$90,180
Michigan
$88,680
New Jersey
$87,220
Connecticut
$86,600
Oregon
$86,120
Rhode Island
$85,020
District of Columbia
$84,720
New Mexico
$83,950
Ohio
$83,480
Pennsylvania
$83,090
Texas
$82,440
Arizona
$82,020
Hawaii
$78,730
North Carolina
$77,700
Illinois
$76,380
Iowa
$74,940
Utah
$73,330
Minnesota
$73,120
Kentucky
$71,930
Virginia
$71,250
Arkansas
$70,830
Montana
$68,890
Washington
$68,380
Maine
$67,390
Idaho
$64,110
Colorado
$63,980
Georgia
$63,440
Wisconsin
$62,290
Indiana
$62,050
Missouri
$60,960
South Carolina
$59,000


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