How much does an Archivist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Archivist in the United States is $28 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $24 and $32. 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....

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Sa bel Systems requires an Archive and Reporting Coordinator to support DSCA's AM&E Program. This position shall support the design and implementation of AM&E for SC programs, activities, and ... - 80 days ago
Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc. - Charlottesville , VA
Monticello is seeking applications for an 18-month Archaeological Analyst position with The Digital Archaeological Archive of Comparative Slavery (DAACS, The primary focus of this ...
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Total Systems Technologies Corporation - Arlington , VA
The successful candidate will work closely with the SharePoint lead to format, organize, and archive large amounts of data. This position will also be responsible for overseeing a part-time junior ... - 32 days ago
United States - EPL Pathology Archives - Leesburg , VA
Job Summary Under moderate supervision, responsible for the inventory, processing, and maintenance of research material, which may include, but is not limited to: specimens, test articles ... - 56 days ago
Ukrop's Threads - Midlothian , VA
Organize and populate logo archive system Other Opportunities * Creating tags/tagging samples * Shipping samples to clients * Provide assistance to Project Coordinator from start to finish with ...
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Document archiving solutions for new technologies as well as development of automation solutions. * Oracle Database/Storage task queue maintenance, documentation, create automation scripts for Oracle ...
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