Anthropologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Anthropologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $77,300
Alabama $50,930
Arkansas $61,220
Arizona $65,000
California $62,550
Colorado $62,380
Connecticut $55,390
District of Columbia $92,150
Florida $48,310
Georgia $60,810
Hawaii $82,850
Iowa $58,250
Idaho $73,460
Illinois $62,650
Indiana $41,900
Kentucky $51,130
Louisiana $69,380
Massachusetts $90,940
Maryland $44,980
Minnesota $67,150
Missouri $61,900
Montana $64,200
North Carolina $56,340
North Dakota $60,210
Nebraska $73,370
New Jersey $64,650
New Mexico $56,280
Nevada $61,220
New York $62,860
Ohio $59,170
Oklahoma $61,230
Oregon $59,510
Pennsylvania $65,730
South Carolina $60,270
South Dakota $49,230
Tennessee $56,110
Texas $67,980
Utah $65,290
Virginia $61,940
Washington $73,460
Wisconsin $52,110
West Virginia $44,940
Wyoming $65,310

How do anthropologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Anthropologists earn about the same as related careers in Illinois. On average, they make less than neuropsychologists but more than museum conservators.

Career Median Salary
Neuropsychologist salary $100K
Urban planner salary $74K
Archaeologist salary $63K
Anthropologist salary $63K
Historian salary $61K
Archivist salary $61K
Curator salary $51K
Museum conservator salary $45K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)