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$66,468

Average Base Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,456

Average Bonus
The average archivist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $66,468 or an hourly rate of $32. This is 14% higher (+$8,160) than the average archivist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,456.
Salary by Experience

$51,120

Entry Level Salary

$83,308

Senior Level Salary
An entry level archivist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $51,120. On the other end, a senior level archivist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $83,308.
Job Description
Appraise, edit, and direct safekeeping of permanent records and historically valuable documents. Participate in research activities based on archival materials.
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