Curator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Curator salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $66,000
Alabama $50,741
Arkansas $46,330
Arizona $56,050
California $60,640
Colorado $58,650
Connecticut $64,913
District of Columbia $79,370
Delaware $59,000
Florida $40,590
Georgia $43,230
Hawaii $55,900
Iowa $45,900
Idaho $35,500
Illinois $50,921
Indiana $45,560
Kansas $48,816
Kentucky $51,230
Louisiana $39,820
Massachusetts $63,810
Maryland $63,240
Maine $48,110
Michigan $46,300
Minnesota $47,440
Missouri $59,150
Mississippi $38,220
Montana $39,510
North Carolina $43,640
North Dakota $47,580
Nebraska $43,340
New Hampshire $40,530
New Jersey $65,620
New Mexico $51,500
Nevada $57,450
New York $66,400
Ohio $49,980
Oklahoma $44,540
Oregon $41,050
Pennsylvania $53,840
Rhode Island $54,010
South Carolina $49,160
South Dakota $47,620
Tennessee $46,420
Texas $51,000
Utah $49,000
Virginia $60,920
Vermont $55,490
Washington $61,640
Wisconsin $49,590
West Virginia $35,330
Wyoming $39,200

How do curator salaries compare to similar careers?

Curators earn 15% less than similar careers in Wyoming. On average, they make less than anthropologists but more than humanitarians.

Career Median Salary
Anthropologist salary $65K
Archaeologist salary $65K
Urban planner salary $61K
Curator salary $39K
Museum conservator salary $40K
Humanitarian salary $33K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)