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What is the average salary for Curators in the United States?

Curators earn an average hourly wage of $27.26. Hourly wages typically start from $13.87 and go up to $43.20. Curators earn an average salary of $56,690 per year. Salaries typically start from $28,860 and go up to $89,850.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Curators in the United States earn:

$43.20 an hour $89,850 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Curators in the United States earn:

$33.63 an hour $69,950 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Curators in the United States earn:

$24.65 an hour $51,280 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Curators in the United States earn:

$18.22 an hour $37,900 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Curators in the United States earn:

$13.87 an hour $28,860 per year

Historical salary for Curators in the United States

Curator salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Curator Salary in District of Columbia $41.13 $85,540 # 1
Curator Salary in New York $33.93 $70,580 # 2
Curator Salary in California $33.26 $69,180 # 3
Curator Salary in Connecticut $31.16 $64,820 # 4
Curator Salary in Massachusetts $30.00 $62,390 # 5
Curator Salary in New Jersey $29.12 $60,580 # 6
Curator Salary in Washington $28.87 $60,050 # 7
Curator Salary in Rhode Island $28.44 $59,160 # 8
Curator Salary in Illinois $28.22 $58,690 # 9
Curator Salary in Virginia $27.04 $56,230 # 10
Curator Salary in Delaware $26.98 $56,120 # 11
Curator Salary in Florida $26.88 $55,920 # 12
Curator Salary in Maryland $26.67 $55,470 # 13
Curator Salary in Vermont $26.64 $55,400 # 14
Curator Salary in Pennsylvania $26.34 $54,790 # 15
Curator Salary in New Mexico $26.24 $54,580 # 16
Curator Salary in Oregon $25.66 $53,370 # 17
Curator Salary in Arizona $25.58 $53,210 # 18
Curator Salary in Ohio $25.51 $53,060 # 19
Curator Salary in Michigan $25.39 $52,810 # 20
Curator Salary in Missouri $25.23 $52,480 # 21
Curator Salary in Hawaii $25.15 $52,310 # 22
Curator Salary in Colorado $24.90 $51,790 # 23
Curator Salary in Utah $24.73 $51,430 # 24
Curator Salary in Nevada $24.62 $51,220 # 25
Curator Salary in Alabama $24.57 $51,100 # 26
Curator Salary in Georgia $24.49 $50,940 # 27
Curator Salary in Minnesota $24.35 $50,650 # 28
Curator Salary in Texas $24.28 $50,490 # 29
Curator Salary in Maine $24.05 $50,010 # 30
Curator Salary in Nebraska $23.99 $49,900 # 31
Curator Salary in Wisconsin $23.84 $49,580 # 32
Curator Salary in South Dakota $23.47 $48,820 # 33
Curator Salary in Tennessee $23.26 $48,380 # 34
Curator Salary in Oklahoma $22.33 $46,440 # 35
Curator Salary in North Carolina $21.80 $45,340 # 36
Curator Salary in Indiana $21.52 $44,770 # 37
Curator Salary in Iowa $21.49 $44,690 # 38
Curator Salary in Kansas $21.39 $44,500 # 39
Curator Salary in Louisiana $20.99 $43,660 # 40
Curator Salary in Wyoming $20.73 $43,120 # 41
Curator Salary in Kentucky $20.56 $42,760 # 42
Curator Salary in West Virginia $20.48 $42,610 # 43
Curator Salary in Arkansas $20.12 $41,850 # 44
Curator Salary in South Carolina $20.02 $41,650 # 45
Curator Salary in New Hampshire $18.90 $39,320 # 46
Curator Salary in Montana $18.75 $38,990 # 47
Curator Salary in Idaho $17.75 $36,910 # 48
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics