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The average physical anthropologist salary in United States is $48,129 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $871. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level physical anthropologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $33,334. On the other end, a senior level physical anthropologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $64,249.

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Job Description
Study the origin, development, and behavior of human beings. May study the way of life, language, or physical characteristics of people in various parts of the world. May engage in systematic recovery and examination of material evidence, such as tools or pottery remaining from past human cultures, in order to determine the history, customs, and living habits of earlier civilizations.

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