Anthropologists and Archeologists

Anthropologists and archeologists study the origin, development, and behavior of humans. They examine the cultures, languages, archeological remains, and physical characteristics of people in various parts of the world.

$62,280

Median US Salary

Master's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Anthropologists and Archeologists

Currently employed

6,120

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

4%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

0 to 999

Estimated over the next 10 years

Median Salary by State for Anthropologists and Archeologists

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

District of Columbia $97,960

Massachusetts $90,090

Maryland $82,380

Hawaii $75,850

Alaska $75,390

Washington $73,860

Idaho $72,160

Arizona $70,960

New York $70,950

Nebraska $70,190

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Maxxing your 401k as Anthropologists and Archeologists

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

30.5%

Per paycheck

$730.59

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $2,395.38
Pre Tax Retirement $730.59
Before Taxes $1,664.79
Taxes $499.44
Take Home $1,165.35

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