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Job Postings & Salary Data

Job Postings &

Salary Data

Since 2018, SERA has followed the National Emerging Museum Professionals Network (NEMPN) call to include salaries and other descriptive details in job postings to increase transparency and inclusion in hiring practices. Since then, a database of all collections focused job postings has been maintained as part of an effort to track salary data for collections positions. If you would like to share a posting with us, please email us!

Title
Location
Salary Low
Salary High
Link to Post
Publish Date
Museum Technician (Geology)
Kimberly, OR
$18.06/hr
$23.48/hr
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/763216700
12/04/2023
Museum Technician (History)
Hoffman Estates, IL
$41,996
$54,600
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/763533600
12/04/2023
Assistant Curator
Pine Bluff, AR
$40,000
$45,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/assistant-curator/71611802/
12/02/2023
Curator
Lexington, KY
$50,000
$68,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/curator/71622135/
12/01/2023
Photographer (Museum Artifacts)
Hoffman Estates, IL
$63,633
$82,720
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/762747700
12/01/2023
Museum Curator
Concordia, KS
$33,000
$35,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/museum-curator/71623613/
12/01/2023
Collections Specialist
Asheville, NC
$40,000
$40,000
https://www.blackmountaincollege.org/collections-specialist-position/
11/30/2023
Chief Curator and Director of Collections and Exhibitions
Fargo, ND
$70,000
$75,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/chief-curator-and-director-of-collections-and-exhibitions/71611634/
11/30/2023
Collections Specialist
Asheville, NC
$20,000
$20,000
https://www.blackmountaincollege.org/collections-specialist-position/
11/30/2023
Museum Curator
Andersonville, GA
$69,107
$89,835
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/763250900
11/30/2023
Museum Specialist (General)
Suitland, MD
$53,105
$102,166
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/763021600
11/29/2023
Museum Technician (General)
Hot Springs, AR
$46,696
$60,703
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/762721600
11/29/2023
Museum Curator
Bushkill, PA
$80,769
$104,996
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/762641300
11/28/2023
Museum Technician (History)
Washington, DC
$53,105
$69,035
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/762726700
11/28/2023
Museum Technician
Various, PA
$19.82/hr
$25.77/hr
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/760315200
11/27/2023
Curator of Collaborative and Community Exhibitions
Minneapolis, MN
$70,000
$74,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/curator-of-collaborative-and-community-exhibitions/71540654/
11/22/2023
Registrar, Loans
Seattle, WA
$72,446
$72,446
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/registrar-loans/71530445/
11/21/2023
Registrar, Permanent Collections
Cambridge, MA
$75,000
$83,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/registrar-permanent-collection/71530861/
11/21/2023
Associate Registrar for Loans Out and Exhibitions
Cambridge, MA
$75,000
$75,000
https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=25240&siteid=5341&Areq=64092BR#jobDetails=1998535_5341
11/20/2023
Collections Specialist
San Francisco, CA
$73,795
$91,043
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/collections-specialist/71501028/
11/18/2023
Museum Technician (Art)
New York, NY
$54,576
$70,948
https://www.usajobs.gov/job/761527100
11/17/2023
Associate Registrar
Salt Lake City, UT
$48,000
$52,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/associate-registrar/71488184/
11/17/2023
Collections Manager
Huntsville, AL
$62,400
$62,400
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/collections-manager/71486183/
11/17/2023
Curatorial Assistant
Taos, NM
$37,000
$42,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/curatorial-assistant/71485374/
11/17/2023
Curator in Charge for Arms & Armor
New York, NY
$220,000
$250,000
https://aam-us-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobs/view/curator-in-charge-for-arms-armor/71484158/
11/17/2023
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Job POsting Sites

Job Posting Sites

These are all external boards that SERA is not responsible for maintaining.

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State Organizations

Alabama (No Job Board)

Alaska

Arizona 

Arkansas (No Job Board)

California - (CAM - California Association of Museums)

Colorado-Wyoming Association of Museums (CWAM)

Connecticut League of History Organizations (CLHO)

Delaware (No Job Board)

Florida - (FAM - Florida Association of Museums)

Georgia - (GAM - Georgia Association of Museums)

Hawaii - (HMA - Hawaii Museums Association)

Idaho 

Illinois - (IAM - Illinois Association of Museums)

Iowa 

Kansas - (KMA - Kansas Museums Association)

Kentucky - (KMHA - Kentucky Museum and Heritage Alliance)

Louisinan - (LAM - Louisiana Association of Museums) (Not Updated)

Maine 

Maryland (No Job Board)

Massachusetts (No State Specific Site)

Michigan - (MMA - Michigan Museums Association)

Mississippi - (Mississippi Museums Association)

Missouri (No Job Board)

Montana (No Job Board)

Nebraska - (NMA - Nebraska Museums Association)

Nevada 

New Hampshire (No State Specific Site)

New Jersey (No Job Board)

New Mexico - (NMAM - New Mexico Association of Museums (No Job Board)

New York - (MANY - Museum Association of New York)

North Carolina - (NCMC - North Carolina Museums Council)

Ohio

Oklahoma - (OMA - Oklahoma Museums Association)

Oregon - (OMA - Oregon Museums Association)

Pennsylvania - (PFMHP - Pennsylvania Federation of Museums and Historical Places)

Rhode Island (No State Specific Site)

South Carolina - (SCFM - South Carolina Federation of Museums) (Members only)

South Dakota 

Tennessee - (TAM - Tennessee Association of Museums)

Texas - (TAM - Texas Association of Museums)

Utah - (UMA - Utah Museums Association)

Vermont (No State Specific Site)

Virginia - (VAM - Virginia Association of Museums)

Washington - (WMA - Washington Museum Association)

West Virginia

Wisconsion - (WFM - Wisconsin Federation of Museums)

Wyoming (Joint with Colorado above)

Salary Resources

Salary Resources
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