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The average art gallery curator salary in United States is $48,866 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $909. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level art gallery curator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $36,961. On the other end, a senior level art gallery curator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $63,041.

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Job Description
Administer collections, such as artwork, collectibles, historic items, or scientific specimens of museums or other institutions. May conduct instructional, research, or public service activities of institution.

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