Anthropologist Career

Job Description: Research, evaluate, and establish public policy concerning the origins of humans; their physical, social, linguistic, and cultural development; and their behavior, as well as the cultures, organizations, and institutions they have created.


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Anthropologist Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$66,440

Median Hourly Wage

$31.94*

Total Employed Nationally

6,470


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.