Archivists Salary in the United States

How much does an Archivists make in the United States? The average Archivists salary in the United States is $48,737 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $47,612 and $58,828. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Appraises, arranges and coordinates the storage and retrieval of important files and documents. Provides supervision and direction to staff. 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 2019

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