Archaeologist Salary

How much does a Archaeologist make in the United States?
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$75,110 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$36 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,893 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average archaeologist salary in United States is $75,110 or an equivalent hourly rate of $36. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,893. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$53,488 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$92,916 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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