How much does an Archivist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Archivist in the United States is $27 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $23 and $31. Hourly rate 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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What is an Archivist?

An Archivist is an information professional who assesses, collects, organizes, preserves, maintains control over, and provides access to records and archives determined to have long-term value. The records maintained by an Archivist can consist of a variety of forms, including letters, diaries, logs, other personal documents, government documents, sound and/or picture recordings, digital files, or other physical objects....

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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MANCON - Virginia Beach , VA
... archiving and retrieval. + Use of government specific software or database + Make selections of appropriate methods from a wide-variety of procedures or make simple adaptations and interpretation of ... - 12 days ago
Covance - Chantilly , VA
Archive validation documentation * Create, manage, and archive application documentation and data * Work with users to generate and review Application SOP's * Work with users to create, review, and ...
Covance - 22 days ago
DPR GP - Richmond , VA
Organizing and electronically archiving project files for easy access by the project team. * Preparation, monitoring, and updating project schedules. Working with the superintendent to reduce project ... - 5 days ago
Valiant Integrated Services - Herndon , VA
File all completed contract modifications, and support maintenance contract files in accordance with policies and procedures, and assist with archiving activities. * Compile acquisition packages in ...
Valiant Integrated Services - 66 days ago
Derex Technologies Inc. - Richmond , VA
... concept Create archives of data to AWS and purge archived data Knowledge of NoSQL DB concepts Knowledge of JSON Ability to load data into and extract data from MONGO DB Full knowledge of SQL ... - 27 days ago
Atensei CyberTech - Winchester , VA
Familiarity with the FOIA, the Privacy Act, EO 13526, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) National Archive Schedule, and the ISOO * Proficiency computer skills, including the ability ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
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