Archeologist Career

Job Description: Conduct research to reconstruct record of past human life and culture from human remains, artifacts, architectural features, and structures recovered through excavation, underwater recovery, or other means of discovery.


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Archeologist 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.