How much does an Archivists make in the United States? The average Archivists salary in the United States is $53,531 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $52,295 and $64,614. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Archivists Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Archivists Salary $51,169 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Archivists Salary $52,295 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Archivists Salary $53,531 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Archivists Salary $64,614 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Archivists Salary $74,705 US September 25, 2023
25% $52,295 10% $51,169 90% $74,705 75% $64,614 $53,531 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Archivists

Archivists appraises, arranges and coordinates the storage and retrieval of important files and documents. Provides supervision and direction to staff. Being an Archivists may require a bachelor's degree or its equivalent with at least 2-4 years of related experience. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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